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an agreement that is unlikely to satisfy environmental campaigners
It's impossible to satisfy everyone.
celebrities who will do almost anything to satisfy their craving for publicity
I just want to satisfy my curiosity – why did he do it?
There's nothing like a cold beer to satisfy your thirst.
Entire forests are being destroyed to satisfy the demand for wooden furniture.
Students must satisfy all requirements to be accepted on the course.
The prosecution has to satisfy the jury that the defendant is guilty.
We'll be carrying out our own inspection, to satisfy ourselves that safety standards are acceptable.
This is the British English definition of satisfy. View American English definition of satisfy.
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