satisfy[ sat-is-fahy ]SEE DEFINITION OF satisfy
Synonyms for satisfy
- brighten up
- do the trick
- fill the bill
- get by
- hit the spot
- make merry
- make the grade
- sell on
Antonyms for satisfy
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR SATISFY
We got enough at Figtree Gully to satisfy them, although there is not a great supply.
This assurance satisfied the others, but it did not satisfy Harriet.
Neither will it satisfy me to have her exist merely in idea.
Manifestations of extravagant thirst, which water could not satisfy.
Certainly these rural interiors would not satisfy everybody.
For it was thus that William first strove to satisfy his followers.
But, what could be wanting to satisfy the insatiable cravings of this woman?
"I cannot satisfy your curiosity yet," replied Lady Delacour.
Purchase wealth by her safety and satisfy your revenge with a single victim.
If you ask me, sir, who first set the notion afloat in the town, I cannot satisfy you.
early 15c., from Middle French satisfier, from Old French satisfaire "pay, repay, make reparation" (14c., Modern French satisfaire), from Latin satisfacere "discharge fully, comply with, make amends," literally "do enough," from satis "enough" (from PIE root *sa- "to satisfy;" see sad) + facere "perform" (see factitious). Related: Satisfied; satisfying.