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insatiable

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Definition impossible to satisfy
  • The theft was motivated by her insatiable greed.
insatiable = impossible to satisfy
  • Her curiosity is insatiable, so she reads all the time.
  • In Fenoglio's eyes Meggie saw the same insatiable hunger for a good new story that overcame her at the sight of any new and exciting book.
    Cornelia Funke  --  Inkheart
  • insatiable = impossible to satisfy
  • She would consume him with her insatiable demands.
    Amy Tan  --  The Bonesetter's Daughter
  • insatiable = impossible to satisfy
  • Him, who was, regarding love, still a boy and had a tendency to plunge blindly and insatiably into lust like into a bottomless pit,
    Hermann Hesse  --  Siddhartha
  • insatiably = with a desire that is impossible to satisfy
  • The sports appetite in that city was insatiable—they had professional teams in football, basketball, baseball, and hockey—
    Mitch Albom  --  Tuesdays with Morrie
  • insatiable = impossible to satisfy
  • There is an insatiable need in the United States for cheap service and domestic workers.
    Sonia Nazario  --  Enrique's Journey
  • insatiable = impossible to satisfy
  • Mr. Higinbotham, President of the World's Fair, kindly gave me permission to touch the exhibits, and with an eagerness as insatiable as that with which Pizarro seized the treasures of Peru, I took in the glories of the Fair with my fingers.
    Helen Keller  --  Story of My Life
  • insatiable = impossible to satisfy
  • an insatiable demand for old buildings to restore
  • He had an endless supply and an insatiable appetite for punk music.
    Rainbow Rowell  --  Eleanor & Park
  • Living in the wilds as she did, she had an insatiable curiosity to know who people were.
    Virginia Woolf  --  Mrs. Dalloway
  • The completion of my demoniacal design became an insatiable passion.
    Mary Shelley  --  Frankenstein
  • I work hard, and read Law insatiably.
    Charles Dickens  --  David Copperfield
  • There was a need for flesh to fill IG Farben's insatiable maw; it was back to the ramps again for the tormented doctor.
    William Styron  --  Sophie's Choice
  • 'What is it you want to know now?' asks the doorkeeper, 'You're insatiable.'
    Franz Kafka  --  The Trial
  • If she knew herself to be surrounded by insatiable vengeance and unquenchable fires, were they mine?
    Charles Dickens  --  Little Dorrit
  • The knowledge is a demon gnawing insatiably at my mind.
    Sabaa Tahir  --  An Ember in the Ashes
  • My wife was an insatiable sociopath before.
    Gillian Flynn  --  Gone Girl
  • He was a vicious male gossip, insatiably curious and vindictive without malice.
    John Steinbeck  --  East of Eden
  • It required, indeed, an insatiable avidity for censure to invent exceptions to the parts which have been excepted to.
    Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, & John Jay  --  The Federalist Papers

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