Origin of insatiable
Examples from the Web for insatiability
But the prevailing emotion that day, even among us awardees, was a bemused sense of boredom, restlessness and insatiability.
Young people flitting about in droves driven by insatiability and their peculiar disease, leisure and unapplied brains.Under the Law|Edwina Stanton Babcock
Their insatiability (in contemplation) is to be understood in the sense that satiety does not make them scorn what satiates them.Plotinos: Complete Works, v. 2|Plotinos (Plotinus)
This insatiability must appear to the observer an inner impulse of the organism, an effort towards increase of nourishment.
His predominant quality is a passion 237 for the terrible, a kind of insatiability for wild and violent action.The History of Modern Painting, Volume 1 (of 4)|Richard Muther
The insatiability of these females, who may be met with in all classes of society, may become fabulous.The Sexual Question|August Forel
1650s, from Late Latin insatiabilitas, from insatiabilis (see insatiable).
early 15c., insaciable, from Old French insaciable (13c.), or directly from Late Latin insatiabilis "not to be satisfied," from in- "not, opposite of" (see in- (1)) + satiabilis, from satiare (see satiate). Related: Insatiably.