satiable

[ sey-shuh-buh l, -shee-uh- ]
/ ˈseɪ ʃə bəl, -ʃi ə- /

adjective

capable of being satiated.

Origin of satiable

First recorded in 1560–70; sati(ate) + -able

Related forms

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Examples from the Web for satiable

  • And he lived in Africa, and he filled all Africa with his 'satiable curtiosities.

    Just So Stories|Rudyard Kipling
  • Sahwah, like the Elephant's Child, was filled with 'satiable' curiosity.

British Dictionary definitions for satiable

satiable

/ (ˈseɪʃɪəbəl, ˈseɪʃə-) /

adjective

capable of being satiated

Derived Forms

satiability, nounsatiably, adverb
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