sediento

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

sed +‎ -iento

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /seˈdjento/, [seˈð̞jẽn̪.t̪o]

Adjective[edit]

sediento (feminine sedienta, masculine plural sedientos, feminine plural sedientas)

  1. thirsty
    Estoy sediento.
    I'm thirsty.

Usage notes[edit]

Compare tener sed (to be thirsty, literally to have thirst) and estar sediento (to be very thirsty). The same happens for hambriento (hungry).

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