satisfied

[ sat-is-fahyd ]
/ ˈsæt ɪsˌfaɪd /

adjective

content: a satisfied look.
completely paid, as a bill.
convinced, as in an argument: Their opponents were finally satisfied.

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Origin of satisfied

First recorded in 1565–75; satisfy + -ed2

OTHER WORDS FROM satisfied

qua·si-sat·is·fied, adjectiveun·sat·is·fied, adjectivewell-sat·is·fied, adjective
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