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Satisfy vs. Satisfied

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Satisfyverb

(ambitransitive) To do enough for; to meet the needs of; to fulfill the wishes or requirements of.

‘I'm not satisfied with the quality of the food here.’;

Satisfiedverb

simple past tense and past participle of satisfy

Satisfyverb

(transitive) To cause (a sentence) to be true when the sentence is interpreted in one's universe.

‘The complex numbers satisfy \exists x:x^2+1=0.’;

Satisfiedadjective

In a state of satisfaction.

‘I'm satisfied with your progress in your homework, so you can watch television now.’;

Satisfyverb

To convince by ascertaining; to free from doubt.

Satisfiedadjective

filled with satisfaction;

‘a satisfied customer’;

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Satisfyverb

(transitive) To pay to the extent of what is claimed or due.

‘to satisfy a creditor’;

Satisfiedadjective

allayed;

‘his thirst quenched he was able to continue’;

Satisfyverb

(transitive) To answer or discharge (a claim, debt, legal demand, etc.); to give compensation for.

‘to satisfy a claim or an execution’;

Satisfyverb

In general, to fill up the measure of a want of (a person or a thing); hence, to grafity fully the desire of; to make content; to supply to the full, or so far as to give contentment with what is wished for.

‘Death shall . . . with us twoBe forced to satisfy his ravenous maw.’;

Satisfyverb

To pay to the extent of claims or deserts; to give what is due to; as, to satisfy a creditor.

Satisfyverb

To answer or discharge, as a claim, debt, legal demand, or the like; to give compensation for; to pay off; to requite; as, to satisfy a claim or an execution.

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Satisfyverb

To free from doubt, suspense, or uncertainty; to give assurance to; to set at rest the mind of; to convince; as, to satisfy one's self by inquiry.

‘The standing evidences of the truth of the gospel are in themselves most firm, solid, and satisfying.’;

Satisfyverb

To give satisfaction; to afford gratification; to leave nothing to be desired.

Satisfyverb

To make payment or atonement; to atone.

Satisfyverb

fulfil the requirements or expectations of

Satisfyverb

fill or meet a want or need

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Satisfyverb

meet the expectations, needs, or desires of (someone)

‘I have never been satisfied with my job’;

Satisfyverb

fulfil (a desire or need)

‘social services is trying to satisfy the needs of so many different groups’;

Satisfyverb

adequately meet or comply with (a condition, obligation, or demand)

‘the whole team is working flat out to satisfy demand’;

Satisfyverb

pay off (a debt or creditor)

‘there was insufficient collateral to satisfy the loan’;

Satisfyverb

provide (someone) with adequate or convincing information or proof about something

‘people need to be satisfied that the environmental assessments are accurate’; ‘the chief engineer satisfied himself that it was not a weapon’;

Satisfyverb

(of a quantity) make (an equation) true.

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