GRE Word of the Day : Slake (V)
When camel, which is going through desert, finds a lake. What will it do? Just drink the water, which takes its thirst away.
Slake: to drink so that you no longer feel thirsty; to satisfy your desire.
…hmmmm camel slaking his desire, but you !! ( Courtesy:camelphotos.com )
>> Greedy Shylock is never slaked of with money.
>> Lime may slake spontaneously in moist air.
>> will slake your curiosity
>> slaking his anger.
Syn:quench, satisfy, sate, satiate, assuage, gulp, imbibe, indulge, inhale, irrigate, slosh, swig, swill
Ant: abjure, abnegate, avoid, cease, constrain, curb, decline, deny oneself, do without, eschew, evade, fast, forbear, forgo
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