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Definition 1: make less active or intense - [verb of change]

Synonyms for slake in the sense of this definition

(slake is a kind of ...) make smaller

"He decreased his staff"

Definition 2: cause to heat and crumble by treatment with water - [verb of change]

Samples where slake or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • slack lime

Synonyms for slake in the sense of this definition

(slake is a kind of ...) cause to be hydrated; add water or moisture to

"hydrate your skin"

(... is a kind of slake ) alter by exposure to air with conversion at least in part to a carbonate

"air-slake lime"

Definition 3: satisfy (thirst) - [verb of consumption]

Samples where slake or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The cold water quenched his thirst

Synonyms for slake in the sense of this definition

(slake is a kind of ...) fill, satisfy or meet a want or need or condtion ro restriction

"does this paper meet the requirements for the degree?" "This job doesn't match my dreams" "meet a need"

(slake implies ...) serve oneself to, or consume regularly

"Have another bowl of chicken soup!" "I don't take sugar in my coffee"

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