Definitions of sated

  1. fed beyond capacity or desire
  2. of Sate

Usage examples for sated

  1. Since the day he first looked on her face, Mabel Lee Had seemed to his self sated nature to be, On life's troubled ocean, a beacon of light, To guide him safe out from the rocks and the night. – Three Women by Ella Wheeler Wilcox
  2. The public is the grave of a great man's deeds; it is never sated its maw is eternally open; it perpetually craves for more. – The Pilgrims Of The Rhine by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  3. Not to have felt earlier sated with the mere mechanic amusement or vain form of regularity at lectures would strike me to- day as a fact too " rum" for belief if certain gathered flowers by the way, flowers of perverse appreciation though they might but be, didn't give out again as I turn them over their unspeakable freshness. – Notes of a Son and Brother by Henry James
  4. For that is the reason He says: Thy faith hath sated thee. – The Apology of the Augsburg Confession by Philip Melanchthon
  5. So he absolved her, his hunger for her in no way sated at the end. – 'Firebrand' Trevison by Charles Alden Seltzer