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verb [transitive] literary     satiate pronunciation in British English
Word Forms
present tense
present participlesatiating
past tensesatiated
past participlesatiated
  1. to satisfy a need or desire completely, sometimes in a way that makes you feel as though you have had too much

    Nothing seems to satiate people’s need for gossip.

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     satiation pronunciation in British English
/ˌseɪʃiˈeɪʃ(ə)n/ noun [uncountable]

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