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I am sated and wearied of luxury; sick of a gilded and glittering existence.

It sated our fear emotion and made, created a love-euphoria.

This is to hasten to be filled with God, to be sated with Him.

Vengeance is sated to the full; a path is cut through the enemy.'

I suppose there are times when the human craving for sensation is sated.

Never are sated with sight of my son, all-dearest of figures.

Those on whom you count in this bloody work are sated with slaughter.

Louis sated his troops with plunder and lost a crown for James II.

And still the boy gazed, till the eye was sated and the cruelty returned.

And having twice had a taste of Isabel's anger his appetite was sated.

WORD ORIGIN

"to satisfy, surfeit," c.1600, alteration (by influence of Latin satiare "satiate") of Middle English saden "become satiated; satiate," from Old English sadian "to satiate, fill; be sated, get wearied," from Proto-Germanic *sadon "to satisfy, sate," from root *sa- "to satisfy" (see sad (adj.)). Related: Sated; sating.

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