satisfying

adjective
sat·​is·​fy·​ing | \ ˈsa-təs-ˌfī-iŋ How to pronounce satisfying (audio) \

Definition of satisfying

: producing pleasure or contentment by providing what is needed or wanted : enjoyable, gratifying a highly satisfying result/experience a satisfying meal No pig ever had truer friends, and he realized that friendship is one of the most satisfying things in the world.— E. B. White

Other Words from satisfying

satisfyingly \ ˈsa-​təs-​ˌfī-​iŋ-​lē How to pronounce satisfyingly (audio) \ adverb

First Known Use of satisfying

circa 1616, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of satisfying was circa 1616

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“Satisfying.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/satisfying. Accessed 14 Jul. 2020.

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satisfying

adjective
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English Language Learners Definition of satisfying

: making you feel satisfied : giving you what you want or need

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