- An example of insatiable is a dog who cannot ever get enough to eat.
- An example of insatiable is a desire for more and more money that never goes away.
The definition of insatiable is an appetite for something that cannot be satisfied.
constantly wanting more; that cannot be satisfied or appeased
Origin of insatiablesee in- and satiate
Impossible to satiate or satisfy: an insatiable appetite; an insatiable hunger for knowledge.
Origin of insatiableMiddle English insaciable from Old French from Latin īnsatiābilis in- not ; see in- 1. satiāre to fill ; see satiate .
- in·sa′tia·bil′i·ty in·sa′tia·ble·ness
(comparative more insatiable, superlative most insatiable)
- Nouns to which "insatiable" is often applied: appetite, desire, curiosity, thirst, hunger, need, greed.
From Old French insaciable, from Late Latin insatiabilis