Insatiateness \In*sa"ti*ate*ness\, n. The state of being insatiate. [1913 Webster]

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  • insatiateness — noun see insatiate …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • insatiateness — See insatiately. * * * …   Universalium

  • insatiateness — in·sa·tiate·ness …   English syllables

  • insatiateness — noun see insatiate * * * insāˈtiateness noun • • • Main Entry: ↑insatiable …   Useful english dictionary

  • insatiate — adjective Date: 15th century insatiable • insatiately adverb • insatiateness noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • insatiate — insatiately, adv. insatiateness, insatiety /in seuh tuy i tee, in say shi tee, say shee i /, n. /in say shee it/, adj. insatiable: insatiate greed. [1500 10; < L insatiatus not filled. See IN 3, SATIATE] * * * …   Universalium

  • covetousness — n 1. desire, greed, graspingness, acquisitiveness, Sl. grabbiness, avariciousness, rapacity, rapaciousness; selfishness, self seeking, egocentricity, self interest, self indulgence; miserliness, penuriousness, parsimony, niggardliness; stinginess …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • gluttony — n ravenousness, voracity, voraciousness, gormandism, edacity, open mouthedness, hoggishness, piggishness, Sl. pigging in, swinishness, grossness, crapulousness; insatiability, insatiateness, omni vorousness, gulosity …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • greed — n 1. avarice, graspingness, acquisitiveness, Sl. grabbiness, rapaciousness; selfishness, miserliness, penuriousness, parsimony, niggardliness; stinginess, meanness, closefistedness, tight fistedness; mercenariness, venality. 2. ravenousness,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • intemperance — n 1. alcoholism, dipsomania, drunkenness, intoxication, inebriety, oenomania, crapulence; saturnalia, bacchanals, carousal, orgy, debauch, spree, Inf. bender, Sl. tear, Sl. binge. 2. self gratification, self indulgence, unrestraint;… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

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