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SATIATE

 Dictionary entry overview: What does satiate mean? 

SATIATE (adjective)
  The adjective SATIATE has 1 sense:

1. supplied (especially fed) to satisfaction

  Familiarity information: SATIATE used as an adjective is very rare.


SATIATE (verb)
  The verb SATIATE has 2 senses:

1. fill to satisfaction
2. overeat or eat immodestly; make a pig of oneself

  Familiarity information: SATIATE used as a verb is rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


SATIATE (adjective)


Sense 1satiate [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Supplied (especially fed) to satisfaction

Synonyms:

satiate; satiated

Similar:

jaded (dulled by surfeit)

gorged; sated; surfeited (fed beyond capacity or desire)

satiable; satisfiable (capable of being sated)

Antonym:

insatiate (impossible to satisfy)


SATIATE (verb)


Sense 1satiate [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Fill to satisfaction

Classified under:

Verbs of eating and drinking

Synonyms:

replete; sate; satiate; fill

Context example:

I am sated

Hypernyms (to "satiate" is one way to...):

consume; have; ingest; take; take in (serve oneself to, or consume regularly)

Troponyms (each of the following is one way to "satiate"):

cloy; pall (cause surfeit through excess though initially pleasing)

Sentence frames:

Something ----s
Somebody ----s somebody
Something ----s somebody


Sense 2satiate [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Overeat or eat immodestly; make a pig of oneself

Classified under:

Verbs of eating and drinking

Synonyms:

binge; scarf out; pig out; overindulge; overgorge; overeat; ingurgitate; gourmandize; gormandize; gormandise; gorge; glut; engorge; englut; satiate; stuff

Context examples:

She stuffed herself at the dinner / The kids binged on icecream

Hypernyms (to "satiate" is one way to...):

eat (eat a meal; take a meal)

Sentence frame:

Somebody ----s PP


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