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Another word for satiate

  1. To satisfy to the full or to excess

Another word for satiate

      1. To give in to (a desire); indulge:
      2. To please or satisfy:
      3. To give pleasure or satisfaction
      1. To put something into (a container, for example) to capacity or to a desired level:
      2. To supply what is specified by or required for:
      3. To satisfy or meet; fulfill:
      1. To eat like a glutton; overindulge
      2. To fill beyond capacity, especially with food; satiate:
      3. To feed, fill, supply, etc. to excess; surfeit
      1. To be too filling, rich, or sweet.
      2. To cause distaste or disgust by supplying with too much of something originally pleasant, especially something rich or sweet; surfeit.
      1. To overindulge.
      2. (Now Rare) To indulge or be supplied to satiety or excess; overindulge
      3. To feed or supply to excess, satiety, or disgust.
      1. To satisfy (an appetite, desire, etc.) to the full; gratify completely
      2. (Dated) Simple past tense of sit.
      3. To provide (someone) with more than enough; glut.
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Synonym Study

  • Glut implies an overloading by filling or supplying to excess to glut the market
  • Cloy stresses the distaste one feels for something that is, or becomes through excessive indulgence, too sweet, saccharine, rich, etc. cloying, sentimental music
  • Surfeit implies a being filled or supplied to considerable or overindulgent excess surfeited with pleasure
  • Satiate and sate in their basic sense mean to satisfy to the full, but in current use satiate almost always implies, as sate often does, a being filled or stuffed so full that all pleasure or desire is lost satiated, or sated, with food, success, etc.