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SATIATION

 Dictionary entry overview: What does satiation mean? 

SATIATION (noun)
  The noun SATIATION has 2 senses:

1. the state of being satisfactorily full and unable to take on more
2. the act of achieving full gratification

  Familiarity information: SATIATION used as a noun is rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


SATIATION (noun)


Sense 1satiation [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

The state of being satisfactorily full and unable to take on more

Classified under:

Nouns denoting stable states of affairs

Synonyms:

repletion; satiation; satiety

Hypernyms ("satiation" is a kind of...):

fullness (the condition of being filled to capacity)


Sense 2satiation [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

The act of achieving full gratification

Classified under:

Nouns denoting acts or actions

Hypernyms ("satiation" is a kind of...):

gratification (the act or an instance of satisfying)


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