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Sample sentences for the GRE study word slake

slake can be used as a verb

1.He felt that he must slake the thirst in his throat. - from Dubliners by James Joyce
2.My first act on coming to this water was, of course, to slake my thirst. - from The War of the Worlds by H. G. Wells
3.That never dared to slake his drouth. - from Ulysses by James Joyce
4.It could not slake mine ire nor ease my heart. - from The Complete Works of William Shakespeare by William Shakespeare
5.Nor did he give the wounded bull opportunity to slake his burning thirst in the slender trickling streams they crossed. - from The Call of the Wild by Jack London
6.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. - from The Time Machine by H. G. (Herbert George) Wells
7.The cart was returning empty to Paris, and the two lackeys had agreed, for their transport, to slake the wagoner's thirst along the route. - from The Three Musketeers by Alexandre Dumas, Pere
8.I slaked my thirst at the brook, and then lying down, was overcome by sleep. - from Frankenstein by Mary Wollstonecraft (Godwin) Shelley
9.It set us all on fire, and the moment they had done I slaked the fire within me in the capacious but tight cunt of my aunt, while uncle fucked her bottom-hole. - from The Romance of Lust by Anonymous
10.Is parchment, then, the holy fount before thee, A draught wherefrom thy thirst forever slakes No true refreshment can restore thee, Save what from thine own soul spontaneous breaks. - from Faust by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

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