An example of satiate is how you would describe yourself filled up on your favorite meal.
Origin of satiateClassical Latin satiatus, past participle of satiare, to fill full, satisfy ; from satis, enough: see sad
- Now Rare to satisfy to the full; gratify completely
- to provide with more than enough, so as to weary or disgust; glut; surfeit
transitive verbsa·ti·at·ed, sa·ti·at·ing, sa·ti·ates
- To satisfy (an appetite, for example) fully.
- To provide (someone) with more than enough; glut.
Origin of satiateMiddle English saciaten, from Latin sati&amacron;re, sati&amacron;t-, from satis, sufficient; see s&amacron;- in Indo-European roots.
(third-person singular simple present satiates, present participle satiating, simple past and past participle satiated)
Used interchangeably with, and more common than, sate.
(comparative more satiate, superlative most satiate)
- Filled to satisfaction or to excess.