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Definition to indulge a hunger; or fill to satisfaction
  • For the first time in a week, we ate until we were sated.
  • Even the library could not sate my thirst for knowledge.
  • And he would not see that the tints which he spread upon the canvas were drawn from the cheeks of her who sate beside him.
    Edgar Allan Poe  --  MS. Found in a Bottle
  • The creature behind them jerked and moaned, and Harry and Dumbledore sate without talking for the longest time yet.
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows
  • Even the gae bolga had grown silent, choked and sated from the carnage.
    Henry H. Neff  --  The Maelstrom
  • Parents provide food and a home and protection and the basics of everyday life that children need to be sate and healthy and happy.
    Malcolm Gladwell  --  The Tipping Point
  • At other times he would sing for her whilst she sated her lusts with other lovers.
    George R.R. Martin  --  A Feast For Crows
  • When she had done she sat back on her heels and sighed deeply, sated for the first time in a fortnight.
    Geraldine Brooks  --  Year of Wonders
  • And I take it this psychic has told you that the United Sates won't receive the antivirus in time.
    Ted Dekker  --  Red: The Heroic Rescue
  • For once the initial madness was sated, they both became aware of the risks involved, and Dr. Juvenal Urbino never had the resolve to face a scandal.
    Gabriel Garcia Marquez  --  Love in the Time of Cholera
  • He had roamed the Nightfort ever since, devouring his children, but still his hunger was not sated.
    George R.R. Martin  --  A Storm of Swords
  • Clean, sated, in his mother's adopted country, he is happy.
    Sonia Nazario  --  Enrique's Journey
  • Everyone rouses from their sated, full-bellied stupors to say good-bye, and, this time, Cedric moves quickly through the line.
    Ron Suskind  --  A Hope in the Unseen
  • I had hoped that little incident at the Workshop might have sated your bloodlust, but apparently I was mistaken.
    Henry H. Neff  --  The Second Siege
  • Therefore, those Sates will probably not oppose the larger States' just and legitimate claims.
    Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, & John Jay  --  The Federalist Papers — Modern English Edition 2
  • The information he discovered on the miles of paper flooded into him like rain on parched desert, sating a previously unknown thirst.
    Christopher Paolini  --  Eldest
  • Devotion which is weary, heroism which has grown old, ambitions which are sated, fortunes which are made, seek, demand, implore, solicit, what?
    Victor Hugo  --  Les Miserables
  • Art thou so quickly sated with that having, for which thou didst not fear to seize by guile the beautiful Lady,[2] and then to do her outrage?
    Dante Alighieri  --  Dante's Inferno
  • The audience will be sated seeing me injured and treed and the pack below me.
    Suzanne Collins  --  The Hunger Games
  • It was eleven when they got home, sated with dissipation, but with the exceeding sweet pleasure of talking it all over still to come.
    Lucy Maud Montgomery  --  Anne Of Green Gables

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