Thesaurus / gratify


The women all provide similar accounts, alleging the star quarterback contacted them via Instagram over the past year to arrange massages in which he then attempted to get them to gratify him sexually.AS MORE DESHAUN WATSON ACCUSERS GO PUBLIC, THEIR ATTORNEY RAILS AGAINST QUARTERBACK’S RESPONSEWILL HOBSONAPRIL 15, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Yet, aside from the top-shelf quality of its sights, sounds and performances, what makes Aretha so gratifying to watch is how fully Parks delivers on the promise to illuminate Franklin’s genius.GENIUS: ARETHA IS A LAVISH, LIVELY SHOWSTOPPER THAT HITS A FEW FALSE NOTESJUDY BERMANMARCH 19, 2021TIME
The bad guy is false sense of security around putting things in short-term order where you can instantly gratify a result.MEDIA BUYING BRIEFING: CROSSMEDIA FOUNDER ASGHAR ON HOW THE HOLDING COMPANIES SUBVERTED MEDIA PLANNING – AND HOW HE’S FIGHTING BACKJIM COOPERFEBRUARY 22, 2021DIGIDAY
He carried tales, told lies, and tried to make trouble, for no reason but to gratify his inclinations.FIFTY YEARS OF RAILWAY LIFE IN ENGLAND, SCOTLAND AND IRELANDJOSEPH TATLOW
In the autumn of this year I was able to gratify my taste for travel by a longer excursion than usual.FIFTY YEARS OF RAILWAY LIFE IN ENGLAND, SCOTLAND AND IRELANDJOSEPH TATLOW
Of refined tastes, including a penchant for blue china, being a thriving bachelor, he was able to gratify them.FIFTY YEARS OF RAILWAY LIFE IN ENGLAND, SCOTLAND AND IRELANDJOSEPH TATLOW
Norman's face was a sight, as he stood holding Aubrey in his arms, to gratify the child's impatience.THE DAISY CHAINCHARLOTTE YONGE
In short, he may gratify his every whim and fancy, without a pang of reposing conscience, or the least jostle of his self-respect.THE POCKET R.L.S.ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON
It appeared doubtful if the Queen Regent had not sacrificed the crown of one child to gratify the obstinacy of another.SPANISH LIFE IN TOWN AND COUNTRYL. HIGGIN AND EUGNE E. STREET
Mr. Van Dyke and his clerks, assisted by boy scouts, were working overtime to gratify all these demands.WAYS OF WAR AND PEACEDELIA AUSTRIAN


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