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Vocabulary Word

Word: slake

Definition: satisfy (thirst); quench; sate


Sentences Containing 'slake'

Only my disinclination to leave Weena, and a persuasion that if I began to slake my thirst for murder my Time Machine might suffer, restrained me from going straight down the gallery and killing the brutes I heard.

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