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soif

  

      nf  
   (=sensation)   thirst  
avoir soif      to be thirsty  
donner soif à qn      to make sb thirsty  
     (fig)  
soif de qch        [+pouvoir, vengeance, justice, liberté]   thirst for sth  
avoir soif de        [+justice, conquêtes]   to hunger for  
Translation French - English Collins Dictionary  
See also:

soi, SFIO, soutif, soir

soif n.
thirst

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Collaborative Dictionary     French-English
n.
unquenchable thirst
n.
unquenchable thirst
v.
be thirsty
exp.
thirst for sth
n.
bloodthirstiness
exp.
to hunger for
n.
passion for life
v.
be parched
v.
be parched
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'soif' also found in translations in English-French dictionary
n.
soif
v.
a soif
n.
soif morbide
[Med.]
v.
avoir soif
v.
eu soif
pr. part
ayant soif
exp.
avoir soif
n.
soif de sang
exp.
soif de qch
exp.
soif de qch
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"soif": examples and translations in context
Chaque jour, environ 25 000 personnes meurent de faim et de soif. Around 25 000 human beings die every die of starvation or thirst.
Cette soif d’âmes à sauver fut toujours fortement ressentie par les Saints : This thirst to save souls has always been strongly experienced by the Saints:
Dans le cœur de chaque homme, mendiant d'amour, il y a la soif d'amour. In the heart of every man, begging for love, there is a thirst for love.
16:18 On se camait et on causait, niant notre soif. 16:18 We dabbled and babbled, Denying our thirsts.
La soif de Dieu croît; le peuple a hâte d'être conduit sur la voie du Christ. Thirst for God is increasing; people are in a hurry to be led on Christ's path.
Et si quelqu'un a soif, il se lève en criant : « Txotx ! » Étonnant, non ? And when someone's thirsty, a cry goes up of "Txotx!" Curious, isn't it?
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