insatiate

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

Definition of insatiate

Keep scrolling for more

Other Words from insatiate

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

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about insatiate

Share insatiate

Statistics for insatiate

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for insatiate

The first known use of insatiate was in the 15th century

See more words from the same century

More from Merriam-Webster on insatiate

Thesaurus: All synonyms and antonyms for insatiate

Comments on insatiate

What made you want to look up insatiate? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

the range of authority or knowledge

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Original Meanings Quiz

  • rembrandt-painting-a-young-scholar-and-his-tutor
  • Which of the following is the earliest known sense of the word awe?
How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Word Winder's CrossWinder

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!