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


capable of being satiated.

Nearby words

satellitium, satellitosis, satelloid, satem, sati, satiable, satiate, satiated, satiation, saticon, satie

Origin of satiable

First recorded in 1560–70; sati(ate) + -able
Related forms Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for unsatiable

  • With him that had a proud eye, and an unsatiable heart, I would not eat.

    The Bible, Douay-Rheims Version|Various
  • There are some men born with a vagrant strain in the blood, an unsatiable inquisitiveness about the world beyond their doors.

  • It was about this time that I began to develop an unsatiable appetite for sweet things.

  • Her pride is unsupportable, her anger unquenchable, her will unsatiable, and her malice unmatchable.

British Dictionary definitions for unsatiable


/ (ˈseɪʃɪəbəl, ˈseɪʃə-) /


capable of being satiated
Derived Formssatiability, nounsatiably, adverb
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