Satiate vs Englut - What's the difference?

satiate | englut |


As verbs the difference between satiate and englut

is that satiate is to fill to satisfaction; to satisfy while englut is to swallow; to swallow up, engulf.

As an adjective satiate

is filled to satisfaction or to excess.

satiate

English

Verb

(satiat)
  • To fill to satisfaction; to satisfy.
  • Nothing seemed to satiate her desire for knowledge.
  • To satisfy to excess. To fill to satiety.
  • Usage notes

    Used interchangeably with, and more common than, sate.Monthly Gleanings: November 2011]: Sate'' versus ''satiated''.”, ''[http://blog.oup.com/ OUPblog

    Synonyms

    * sate

    Derived terms

    * satiated

    References

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • Filled to satisfaction or to excess.
  • * Alexander Pope
  • satiate of applause

    englut

    English

    Verb

  • To swallow; to swallow up, engulf.
  • *1590 , Edmund Spenser, The Faerie Queene , II.ii:
  • *:Whose grieued mindes, which choler did englut , / Against themselues turning their wrathfull spight, / Gan with new rage their shields to hew and cut [...].
  • To glut, satiate.
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