An example of satiety is having just devoured plate after plate of food at a buffet.
Origin of satietyFrench satiété ; from Old French sazieted ; from Classical Latin satietas
Origin of satietyFrench satiete, from Old French saciete, from Latin satietas, from satis, sufficient; see sa- in Indo-European roots.
- The state of being perfectly satiated.
- That loaf of bread, that jug of wine, and thou have left me in a state of utter satiety.
From Middle French satietÃ©, from Latin satietas.