in·​satiety | \ ¦in+ \

Definition of insatiety

: lack of satiety especially : unsatisfied desire clothes they can never hope to own, changes they cannot afford to keep up with—must set up a tremendous store of insatiety in the poor and the modest-income groups — P. M. Gregory

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History and Etymology for insatiety

Middle French insacieté, insatieté, from Latin insatietas, from in- in- entry 1 + satietas satiety

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“Insatiety.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 1 Dec. 2020.

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