Definition of thirst quencher in US English:

thirst quencher

noun

  • See thirst-quenching

    • ‘The reader is introduced to tropical dishes like ackee and saltfish, thirst quenchers like rum punch and is entertained by reggae, calypso and a week long carnival celebration.’
    • ‘Water is the best thirst quencher; down lots of it.’
    • ‘Stimulant drinks like Red Bull must carry clear warnings about using them as a mixer with alcohol or as a thirst quencher during exercise.’
    • ‘To quench one's thirst before a yummy feast, the hotel has an awesome spread of speciality thirst quenchers.’
    • ‘Iced herbal teas are also a great summer thirst quencher and can be drunk at any time during the day.’