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- (transitive) To fill to satisfaction; to satisfy.
- Nothing seemed to satiate her desire for knowledge.
- (transitive) To satisfy to excess. To fill to satiety.
satisfy to excess
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- Filled to satisfaction or to excess.
- 1733-1738, Alexander Pope, Imitations of Horace:
- Our generals now, retir'd to their estates,
Hang their old trophies o'er the garden gates;
In life's cool evening satiate of applause
- satiate in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.
- satiate in The Century Dictionary, New York, N.Y.: The Century Co., 1911.
- satiate at OneLook Dictionary Search