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satiate

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Definition to satisfy a hunger; or fill to satisfaction (typically said of hunger for food, but can be said of anything desired—such as of knowledge or sensual pleasure)
  • The candy satiated my craving for sugar.
satiated = satisfied
  • I satiated my curiosity in the library.
  • We visited every art museum in New York City and she still wasn't satiated.
  • satiated = satisfied
  • The vampire satiated her lust for blood.
  • He will doubtless seek other means of satiating his dark passion.
    Nathaniel Hawthorne  --  The Scarlet Letter
  • satiating = satisfying
  • He had vowed TO BE WITH ME ON MY WEDDING-NIGHT, yet he did not consider that threat as binding him to peace in the meantime, for as if to show me that he was not yet satiated with blood, he had murdered Clerval immediately after the enunciation of his threats.
    Mary Shelley  --  Frankenstein
  • satiated = filled to satisfaction
  • The traditional vampires were going as far away as possible to satiate their thirst.
    Stephenie Meyer  --  Breaking Dawn
  • satiate = indulge their hunger; or fill to satisfaction
  • The urge to watch them would be satiated and guilt would set in, and on those evenings, I would despise what I had done.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  A Bend in the Road
  • satiated = filled to satisfaction
  • Little wonder, how the gods toyed with humans. ...toyed with men, to satiate their Seven Deadly Sins.
    Ellen Hopkins  --  Glass
  • satiate = satisfy (the hunger of)
  • And now you would have the lives of the others snuffed out merely to satiate your own personal indignation.
    Alexs Pate  --  Amistad
  • satiate = to indulge a hunger
  • As a waitress in a local restaurant, she was no stranger to making sure customers' appetites were satiated.
    W. William Winokur  --  The Perfect Game
  • satiated = filled to satisfaction
  • ...the return to grace heralded by Heaven-placating cries of satiated abasement and flagellation,
    William Faulkner  --  Absalom, Absalom!
  • satiated = filled to satisfaction
  • Satiated, the dark bird rises and joins a rolling cluster of rain clouds in the northern sky.
    Julia Alvarez  --  How the Garcia Girls Lost Their Accents
  • satiated = filled to satisfaction (having eaten enough)
  • We had not gone fifty yards before we came up with the boatswain, with four of our men at his heels, all of them covered with blood and dust, and in search of more people to satiate their vengeance.
    Daniel Defoe  --  Robinson Crusoe
  • satiate = fill to satisfaction
  • If thou wert yet alive and yet cherished a desire of revenge against me, it would be better satiated in my life than in my destruction.
    Mary Shelley  --  Frankenstein
  • satiated = satisfied
  • I shall satiate my ardent curiosity with the sight of a part of the world never before visited, and may tread a land never before imprinted by the foot of man.
    Mary Shelley  --  Frankenstein
  • satiate = satisfy
  • If you will comply with my conditions, I will leave them and you at peace; but if you refuse, I will glut the maw of death, until it be satiated with the blood of your remaining friends.
    Mary Shelley  --  Frankenstein
  • satiated = filled to satisfaction
  • I am so satiated with the great number of detestable books with which we are inundated that I am reduced to punting at faro.
    Voltaire  --  Candide
  • satiated = filled to satisfaction
  • She was satiating him with the luxury of being enjoyed.
    Nora Roberts  --  Summer Pleasures
  • The child, with his brioche, which he had bitten into but had not finished eating, seemed satiated.
    Victor Hugo  --  Les Miserables

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