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satisfy

sat·is·fy

satisfy

 
 
pronunciation:
sae tihs faI
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part of speech: verb
inflections: satisfied, satisfies, satisfying
definition 1: to give what is wanted or needed.
The small snack didn't satisfy her.
synonyms:
content, fulfill, please
antonyms:
disappoint, frustrate
similar words:
appease, delight, quench, relieve, suit
definition 2: to drive away feelings of doubt; convince.
Sam's excuse for being late satisfied his teacher.
synonyms:
assure, reassure
similar words:
appease, convince, persuade, relieve
Word Builder: satisfy +
  • satisfied:
    happy with what you have; needing nothing else.
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