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English Dictionary: satiety by the DICT Development Group
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:
satiety
n
  1. the state of being satisfactorily full and unable to take on more
    Synonym(s): repletion, satiety, satiation
From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Satiety \Sa*ti"e*ty\, n. [L. satietas, from satis, sat, enough:
      cf. F. sati[82]t[82].]
      The state of being satiated or glutted; fullness of
      gratification, either of the appetite or of any sensual
      desire; fullness beyond desire; an excess of gratification
      which excites wearisomeness or loathing; repletion;
      satiation.
  
               In all pleasures there is satiety.         --Hakewill.
  
               But thy words, with grace divine Imbued, bring to their
               sweetness no satiety.                              --Milton.
  
      Syn: Repletion; satiation; surfeit; cloyment.
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