Predicate: thirst

Roleset id: thirst.01 , thirst, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

thirst.01: THIRST-V NOTES: Automatically created based on framefiles: long (32.2), hand-checked by Kevin; adjectival 'thirsty' based on BOLT-6. Member of Vncls long-32.2-1, long-32.2-2. (from thirst.01-v) THIRSTY-J NOTES: Automatically created by Julia as an alias file for unification. (from thirsty.01-j)


thirst (v.)Desiring Biological_urge
thirsty (j.)


        Arg0-PPT: thirsty thing (vnrole: 32.2-1-pivot)
        Arg1-PPT: thirsted for what (vnrole: 32.2-1-theme)

Example: from Google

        Turner has long thirsted for his own network.

        Arg0: Turner
        Argm-tmp: long
        Rel: thirsted
        Arg1: for his own network

Example: adjectival rel: thirsty

        person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: ns,  voice: ns,  form: ns

        We should encourage people to be Lei Feng by simply learning from Lei Feng . The only person who lent a helping hand to save a little girl by the name of Yueyue was a woman who collects refuse , but she was misconstrued as someone who-1 [*-1] is thirsty for fame .

        Arg0: [*-1]
        Rel: thirsty
        Arg1: for fame