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    slake

    slake - Dictionary definition and meaning for word slake

    Definition
    (verb) satisfy (thirst)
    Synonyms : allay , assuage , quench
    Example Sentence
    • The cold water quenched his thirst
    Definition
    (verb) make less active or intense
    Synonyms : abate , slack
    Definition
    (verb) cause to heat and crumble by treatment with water
    Synonyms : slack
    Example Sentence
    • slack lime
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focus on the 'lake' part of this word..so you can say that you want to satisfy your thrist after seeing the water in that lake .

Lake ... When camel, which is going through desert, finds a lake. What will it do? Just drink the water, which takes its thirst away.

Think slacken. Slaking a desire would be slackening it.

S(ee)+LAKE = to QUENCH or to SATIATE, SATE.

Remember slaked lime. Slaked lime is formed when quick lime is mixed with water.

sachin is a lake for cricket lovers calm down every supporter by making high score.

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