- The definition of satiate is being full or having had enough or more than enough.
An example of satiate is how you would describe yourself filled up on your favorite meal.
Origin: L satiatus, past participle of satiare, to fill full, satisfy from satis, enough: see sad
- satiation noun
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transitive verb sa·ti·at·ed, sa·ti·at·ing, sa·ti·ates
- To satisfy (an appetite or desire) fully.
- To satisfy to excess.
Origin: Middle English saciaten, from Latin satiāre, satiāt-, from satis, sufficient; see sā- in Indo-European roots.
- saˌti·aˈtion noun