verb (used with object), sat·is·fied, sat·is·fy·ing.
- to fulfill the requirements or conditions of: to satisfy a theorem.
- (of a value of an unknown) to change (an equation) into an identity when substituted for the unknown: x = 2 satisfies 3x = 6.
verb (used without object), sat·is·fied, sat·is·fy·ing.
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Rushkoff seems here to be looking for the minority report, the one interpretation that satisfies his model.Not Much New in Douglas Rushkoff’s Reading of the Future|Jacob Silverman|March 26, 2013|DAILY BEAST
It has been hard enough to find a compromise that satisfies both the U.S. and Iran.
However he will have to do much more before he satisfies the questions being raised in the region.
And thus it satisfies, in one respect at least, the requirements of the conception of absolute necessity.The Critique of Pure Reason|Immanuel Kant
I believe the newspaper will become great as it satisfies every need of the human imagination.Making Money|Owen Johnson
The overcoming, victorious life is the only kind that satisfies the soul and qualifies for spiritual success in this world.The Palm Tree Blessing|W. E. Shepard
To be given what satisfies Joffre and French—that sounds too good to be true.Gallipoli Diary, Volume I|Ian Hamilton
Before a good general strikes a blow, he lays his plans, and satisfies himself that everything is in order.Miser Farebrother (vol 2 of 3)|Benjamin Leopold Farjeon