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satiate

verb

  1. (consume)  to fill to satisfaction
    Synonyms: fill, replete, sate. Type of: consume
  2. (eat)  to overeat or eat immodestly; to make a pig of oneself
    Synonyms: binge, englut, engorge, glut, gorge, gormandize [American spelling], gourmandise...

adjective

Etymology summary

(implied in past participle adjective satiate), from Latin satiatus, past...
(Source: Online Etymology)  [more]

Definition references

Collins Dictionary:

satiate | satiation [noun, derived]

to fill or supply beyond capacity or desire, often arousing weariness | to supply to satisfaction or capacity (17 of 306 words, 2 definitions, 4 usage examples, pronunciation)

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Merriam-Webster:

satiate [entry 1, adjective] | replete [synonym] | sated [synonym] | full [synonym] | satiated [synonym] | stuffed [synonym] | surfeited [synonym] | glutted [similar] | gorged [similar] | ...

filled to satiety (3 of 59 words, 1 usage example, pronunciation)

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satiate [entry 2, verb] | satiated [past tense] | -ating [present participle] | assuage [synonym] | quench [synonym] | sate [synonym] | satisfy [synonym] | slake [synonym] | satiation [noun, related]

to satisfy (as a need or desire) fully or to excess (11 of 207 words, 8 usage examples, pronunciations)

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Oxford Dictionary:

satiate | sated [synonym, sense-specific] | satiable [derived] | satiation [derived]

another term for "sate" [entry 1]. | [archaic] | satisfied to the full; sated (12 of 69 words, 3 definitions, 2 usage examples, pronunciations)

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Macmillan British Dictionary:

satiate [transitive, literary] | satiated [past tense] | satiating [present participle] | satiates [3rd-person singular present] | satiation [noun, uncountable, related]

to satisfy a need or desire completely, sometimes in a way that makes you feel as though you have had too much (22 of 63 words, 1 usage example, pronunciations)

www​.macmillandictionary​.com​/dictionary​/british​/satiate

New World Dictionary:

satiate | satiated [past tense] | satiating [present participle] | satiation [noun, related]

having had enough or more than enough; sated | [rare] to satisfy to the full; gratify completely | to provide with more than enough, so as to weary or ... (27 of 57 words, 3 definitions, pronunciation)

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American Heritage Dictionary:

satiate | satiated [past tense] | satiating [present participle] | satiates [3rd-person singular present] | satiation [noun, related]

To satisfy (an appetite or desire) fully. | To satisfy to excess. | Filled to satisfaction. (14 of 42 words, 3 definitions, pronunciation)

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Cambridge Dictionary:

satiate [formal]

to completely satisfy yourself or a need, especially with food or pleasure, so that you could not have any more (20 of 35 words, 1 usage example, pronunciation)

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Random House Dictionary:

satiate | satiated [past tense] | satiating [present participle]

to supply with anything to excess, so as to disgust or weary; surfeit. | to satisfy to the full; sate. | satiated (20 of 35 words, 3 definitions, pronunciation)

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Wiktionary:

satiate | satiated [past tense] | satiating [present participle] | satiates [3rd-person singular present]

[transitive] To fill to satisfaction; to satisfy. | [transitive] To satisfy to excess. To fill to satiety. | Filled to satisfaction or to excess. (22 of 25 words, 3 definitions, 1 usage example, pronunciation)

en​.wiktionary​.org​/wiki​/satiate

Encarta Dictionary:

satiate | satiated [past tense] | satiating [present participle] | satiates [3rd-person singular present]

to satisfy hunger or another appetite completely | to provide somebody with too much of something desirable, to the point of overindulgence (often ... (22 of 83 words, 3 definitions, pronunciations)

encarta​.msn​.com​/dictionary 1861701449​/definition​.html  [offline]

Etymology references

Online Etymology:

satiate

First use: mid-15th century

Origin: (implied in past participle adjective satiate), from Latin satiatus, past participle of satiare "fill full, satisfy", from ... (19 of 37 etymology words)

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Wiktionary:

satiate | satiated [past tense] | satiating [present participle] | satiates [3rd-person singular present]

Origin: Latin satiatus, past participle of satiare ("to fill full, satiate"), from sat, satis ("sufficient"), satur ("full").

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New World Dictionary:

satiate | satiated [past tense] | satiating [present participle]

Origin: Latin satiatus, past participle of satiare, to fill full, satisfy from satis, enough: see "sad"

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American Heritage Dictionary:

satiate | satiated [past tense] | satiating [present participle] | satiates [3rd-person singular present]

Origin: Middle English saciaten, from Latin satiāre, satiāt-, from satis, sufficient; see sā- in Indo-European roots.

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Oxford Dictionary:

satiate

Origin: late Middle English: from Latin satiatus, past participle of satiare, from satis "enough"

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Collins Dictionary:

satiate

First use: 16th century

Origin: from Latin satiāre to satisfy, from satis enough

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Merriam-Webster:

satiate [entry 2, verb] | satiated [past tense] | -ating [present participle]

First use: 15th century

Origin: Latin satiatus, past participle of satiare, from satis enough

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Encarta Dictionary:

satiate | satiated [past tense] | satiating [present participle] | satiates [3rd-person singular present]

First use: 15th century

Origin: Latin satiat-, past participle of satiare from satis "enough"

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Audio references

Wiktionary:

satiate | satiated [past tense] | satiating [present participle] | satiates [3rd-person singular present]

Audio: North American English pronunciation of "satiate"

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Collins Dictionary:

satiate

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Macmillan British Dictionary:

satiate [transitive, literary] | satiated [past tense] | satiating [present participle] | satiates [3rd-person singular present]

Audio: British English pronunciation of "satiate"

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Macmillan American Dictionary:

satiate [transitive, literary] | satiated [past tense] | satiating [present participle] | satiates [3rd-person singular present]

Audio: North American pronunciation of "satiate"

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Cambridge Dictionary:

satiate [formal]

Audio 1: British English pronunuciation of "satiate"

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the Free Dictionary:

satiate

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Google Dictionary:

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Merriam-Webster Pronunciation:

satiate

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YourDictionary Audio:

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