insatiate

adjective
in·​sa·​tiate | \ (ˌ)in-ˈsā-sh(ē-)ət How to pronounce insatiate (audio) \

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insatiately adverb
insatiateness noun

Examples of insatiate in a Sentence

an insatiate avarice that impels him to work incessantly for a fortune that he will never have time to enjoy

First Known Use of insatiate

15th century, in the meaning defined above

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“Insatiate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/insatiate. Accessed 4 Dec. 2020.

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