to the satisfaction of (someone)

idiom

: so that someone is happy, pleased, or satisfied
The charge must be proved to the satisfaction of the court.

Examples of to the satisfaction of (someone) in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The transaction is expected to close on or about July 12, 2024, subject to the satisfaction of customary closing conditions. Kansas City Star, 11 July 2024 None of Cellics' products are available on the market yet and probably won’t be until clinical trials can prove their effectiveness to the satisfaction of federal regulators, which could take years. Cecilia.butini, Vox, 4 June 2024 Engineers have resolved those problems to the satisfaction of NASA managers. Stephen Clark, Ars Technica, 18 Apr. 2024 In a media release sent Monday afternoon, Pick 'n Save, which is owned by Roundy's/Kroger, said cleanup operations were successful and both testing and air monitoring have been completed to the satisfaction of both the North Shore Health Department and the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources. Claudia Levens, Journal Sentinel, 1 Apr. 2024 He’s constantly being asked to repeat, revise, do over to the satisfaction of his interrogator. Mark Olsen, Los Angeles Times, 30 May 2024 The Offering is expected to close on April 2, 2024, subject to the satisfaction of customary closing conditions. Miami Herald, 28 Mar. 2024 Today, Earthen Vegan proudly boasts a remarkable 4.8 rating on Google Maps, a testament to the satisfaction of its discerning patrons. Chris Gallagher, USA TODAY, 16 Jan. 2024 Plascencia said the committee reviewing fees took an innovative approach to the satisfaction of payment. Steve Sadin, Chicago Tribune, 1 July 2022

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“To the satisfaction of (someone).” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/to%20the%20satisfaction%20of%20%28someone%29. Accessed 18 Jul. 2024.

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