Leaves drank deeply, quenching their thirst.

Meaning: The sentence describes how the leaves absorb rainwater to satisfy their need for water.

Choice of Words: Leaves are the flat, green parts of a plant that grow from the stem. Drank means to consume a liquid. Deeply means to a great extent or degree. Quenching means to satisfy a thirst or desire. Thirst is the feeling of needing to drink liquid.

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