Examples from the Web for appetitive
Pleasure belongs to the appetitive powers, whereas contemplation is mainly in the intellect.
Lastly, all special kinds of acts belong either to the appetitive or to the cognoscitive faculties.
We also find the Platonic division into appetitive, spirited and rational.
Hence prayer is not an act of the appetitive, but of the intellectual faculties.
The rational soul is like a king; the animal soul is like an official before the king, rebuking the appetitive soul.