insatiate, insatiable, unsatiable(adj)
impossible to satisfy
"an insatiate appetite"; "an insatiable demand for old buildings to restore"; "his passion for work was unsatiable"
Not satiable; incapable of being satisfied or appeased; very greedy; as, an insatiable appetite, thirst, or desire.
not satiable; incapable of being satisfied or appeased; very greedy; as, an insatiable appetite, thirst, or desire
Etymology: [F. insatiable, L. ionsatiabilis. See In- not, and Satiable.]
"Insatiable" is the debut solo single released by Australian singer Darren Hayes, former lead singer of the band Savage Garden, in 2002. It became the lead single from his debut solo album, Spin. The song reached #3 on the Australian ARIA Charts on 21 January 2002, and #8 on the UK Singles Chart on 14 April. The music video showcases Hayes looking at videos of an actress that he is infatuated with. The video continues with Hayes showing he has allowed his hair to grow, and has dyed it blonde, which is his natural hair colour.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
in-sā′shi-a-bl, Insatiate, in-sā′shi-āt, adj. that cannot be satiated or satisfied.—ns. Insā′tiableness, Insatiabil′ity, Insatī′ety.—adv. Insā′tiably.
The numerical value of insatiable in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of insatiable in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
Examples of insatiable in a Sentence
The public have an insatiable curiosity to know everything. Except what is worth knowing. Journalism, conscious of this, and having tradesman-like habits, supplies their demands.
Low-minded men are occupied solely with their own affairs, but noble-minded men take special interest in the affairs of others. The submarine fire drinks up the ocean, to fill its insatiable interior; the rain-cloud, that it may relieve the drought of the earth, burnt up by the hot season.
In men of the highest character and noblest genius there is to be found an insatiable desire for honour, command, power, and glory.
We've seen increased weapons deployment in the past few months, and the demand is insatiable.
Man is insatiable for power; he is infantile in his desires and, always discontented with what he has, loves only what he has not. People complain of the despotism of princes; they ought to complain of the despotism of man.
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- insaciableCatalan, Valencian
- tyydyttämätön, kyltymätönFinnish
- insaciable, insaciábelGalician
- tak pernah puasIndonesian
- insaziabile, incontentabileItalian
- незаја̀жљив, nezajàžljivSerbo-Croatian
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