Today's Word "satiety"

State of being full beyond the point of satisfaction on

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satiety \suh-TY-uh-tee\ (noun) - The state of being full or gratified to or beyond the point of satisfaction.

"His hungry eyes looked with a hitherto unknown, amazed satiety. More than that: here hunger was satiety and satiety, hunger." -- Harry Steinhauer, 'The Heretic of Soana'


Satiety is from Latin satietas, from satis, "enough."




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