satisfice

intransitive verb
sat·​is·​fice | \ ˈsatə̇ˌsfīs \
-ed/-ing/-s

Definition of satisfice

: to pursue the minimum satisfactory condition or outcome

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Other Words from satisfice

satisficer \ -​sər \ noun, plural -s

History and Etymology for satisfice

blend of satisfy and suffice

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“Satisfice.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/satisfice. Accessed 17 May. 2022.

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