Definition for SA-TI'E-TY

SA-TI'E-TY, n. [Fr. satieté; L. satietas. See Sate.]

Properly, fullness of gratification, either of the appetite or any sensual desire; but it usually implies fullness beyond desire; an excess of gratification which excites wearisomeness or lothing; state of being glutted. In all pleasures there is satiety. – Hakewill. But thy words, with grace divine / Imbu'd, bring to their sweetness no satiety. – Milton.

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