Satiate

  • 1 Satiate — Sa ti*ate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Satiated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Satiating}.] 1. To satisfy the appetite or desire of; to feed to the full; to furnish enjoyment to, to the extent of desire; to sate; as, to satiate appetite or sense. [1913 Webster]… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 satiate — satiate, sate, surfeit, cloy, pall, glut, gorge are comparable when they mean to fill or become filled to the point of repletion. Although both satiate and sate can imply no more than a complete satisfying, both terms more often imply an… …

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  • 3 satiate — [sā′shē āt΄; ] for adj., usually [, sā′shēit] adj. [L satiatus, pp. of satiare, to fill full, satisfy < satis, enough: see SAD] having had enough or more than enough; sated vt. satiated, satiating 1. Now Rare to satisfy to the full; gratify… …

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  • 4 Satiate — Sa ti*ate, a. [L. satiatus, p. p. of satiare to satisfy, from sat, satis, enough. See {Sad}, a., and cf. {Sate}.] Filled to satiety; glutted; sated; followed by with or of. Satiate of applause. Pope. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 5 satiate — index assuage, pacify, satisfy (fulfill) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 6 satiate — (v.) mid 15c., from L. satiatus, pp. of satiare fill full, satisfy, from satis enough, from PIE root *sa to satisfy (Cf. Goth. saþs satiated, O.E. sæd satisfied; see SAD (Cf. sad)). Related: Satiated; …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 7 satiate — [v] stuff, satisfy completely or excessively cloy, content, feed to gills*, fill, glut, gorge, gratify, indulge, jade, nauseate, overdose, overfill, pall, sate, saturate, slake, surfeit; concepts 169,740 Ant. deprive, dissatisfy, leave wanting …

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  • 8 Satiate — For a definition of the word satiate , see the Wiktionary entry satiate. Satiate Studio album by Avail Releas …

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  • 9 satiate — UK [ˈseɪʃɪeɪt] / US [ˈseɪʃɪˌeɪt] verb [transitive] Word forms satiate : present tense I/you/we/they satiate he/she/it satiates present participle satiating past tense satiated past participle satiated literary to satisfy a need or desire… …

    English dictionary

  • 10 satiate — I. adjective Date: 15th century filled to satiety II. transitive verb ( ated; ating) Etymology: Latin satiatus, past participle of satiare, from satis enough more at sad Date: 15th century to satisfy (as a need or desire) fully or to excess •… …

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  • 11 satiate — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. sate, satisfy; cloy, jade, make blasé; quench, slake, pall; glut, gorge, surfeit, bore; spoil. See sufficiency. Ant., leave wanting, disappoint. II (Roget s IV) v. Syn. sate, surfeit, cloy, glut, fill …

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  • 12 satiate — [[t]se͟ɪʃieɪt[/t]] satiates, satiating, satiated VERB If something such as food or pleasure satiates you, you have all that you need or all that you want of it, often so much that you become tired of it. [FORMAL] [V n] There is usually enough… …

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  • 13 satiate — un·satiate; satiate; …

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  • 14 satiate — 1. verb a) To fill to satisfaction; to satisfy. Nothing seemed to satiate her desire for knowledge. b) To satisfy to excess. 2 …

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  • 15 satiate — sa|ti|ate [ seıʃi,eıt ] verb transitive LITERARY to satisfy a need or DESIRE completely, sometimes in a way that makes you feel as though you have had too much: Nothing seems to satiate people s need for gossip. ╾ sa|ti|a|tion [ ,seıʃi eıʃn ]… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 16 satiate — [16] Like satisfy, satiate comes from Latin satis ‘enough’, a descendant of the same Indo European base that produced English sad and sated. Satis formed the basis of a verb satiāre ‘give enough or too much’, which was originally taken over by… …

    The Hutchinson dictionary of word origins

  • 17 satiate — verb here, this stew should satiate you Syn: fill, satisfy, sate; slake, quench; gorge, stuff, surfeit, glut, cloy, sicken, nauseate …

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  • 18 satiate — [16] Like satisfy, satiate comes from Latin satis ‘enough’, a descendant of the same Indo European base that produced English sad and sated. Satis formed the basis of a verb satiāre ‘give enough or too much’, which was originally taken over by… …

    Word origins

  • 19 satiate — satiation, n. v. /say shee ayt /; adj. /say shee it, ayt /, v., satiated, satiating, adj. v.t. 1. to supply with anything to excess, so as to disgust or weary; surfeit. 2. to satisfy to the full; sate. adj. 3. satiated. [1400 50; late ME (adj.) < …

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  • 20 satiate — Synonyms and related words: allay, appease, assuage, be infinitely repetitive, be tedious, bore, brim, charge, chock, choke, cloy, congest, content, cram, crowd, deluge, drag on, drench, engorge, exhaust, fatigue, feast, feed, fill, fill to… …

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