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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The way it was executed was maybe not satisfying to people, and it was in no way tied up in a bow.Michael C. Hall on Going Drag for ‘Hedwig and the Angry Inch’ and Exorcising ‘Dexter’|Marlow Stern|December 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
His target splits with a satisfying rumble, and then the fragments detonate as he strafes them with more bullets.
But that was not a satisfying news for the environmentalists.Activists: Moscow Sea Park Is ‘Torturing’ Its Orca Whales|Anna Nemtsova|October 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Huge exposure, 2000 feet of air below you, the sun setting, the hard work to get there— it was so satisfying.Adventure Photographer Jimmy Chin: Defying the Rational, Physically and Creatively|Oliver Jones|October 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Nor will they reach any satisfying conclusions about life itself no matter how earnestly they pursue them.Lars Iyer’s ‘Wittgenstein Jr.’ Plumbs the Deep Fun of Philosophical Fiction|Drew Smith|October 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Copyright proprietors should not be required to disclose it otherwise, satisfying the curiosity of business rivals and others.
This was satisfying news to all, and they rested for a while.The Forest Runners|Joseph A. Altsheler
She had almost forgotten the time when life had not been full and satisfying.The Higher Court|Mary Stewart Daggett
I am satisfying a yearning, and stifling a desire that could grow very strong if I let myself go.Burned Bridges|Bertrand W. Sinclair
In all the world, what is there sweeter than the happy, penetrating, satisfying laughter of unhurt youth?Molly Bawn|Margaret Wolfe Hamilton