Sate Sate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Sated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Sating}.] [Probably shortened fr. satiate: cf. L. satur full. See {Satiate}.] To satisfy the desire or appetite of; to satiate; to glut; to surfeit. [1913 Webster]

Crowds of wanderers sated with the business and pleasure of great cities. --Macaulay. [1913 Webster]

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  • sated — Mawdesley Glossary to have eaten to a sufficiency, to be satisfied …   English dialects glossary

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  • sated — adj. having had more than enough of something than one can easily drink or eat at one time; surfeited seɪt v. satisfy an appetite or desire; fill completely, gorge, glut …   English contemporary dictionary

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