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Meaning of INSATIABLE

Pronunciation:  in'seyshubul

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[adj]  impossible to satiate or satisfy; "an insatiable appetite"; "an insatiable hunger for knowledge"
 

INSATIABLE is a 10 letter word that starts with I.

 

 Synonyms: insatiate, quenchless, unquenchable, unsated, unsatiable, unsatiated, unsatisfiable, unsatisfied
 
 Antonyms: satiate, satiated
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\In*sa"tia*ble\, a. [F. insatiable, L. ionsatiabilis.
See {In-} not, and {Satiable}.]
Not satiable; incapable of being satisfied or appeased; very
greedy; as, an insatiable appetite, thirst, or desire.

      ``Insatiable of glory.''                 --Milton.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
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