Sane vs Sate - What's the difference?
As verbs the difference between sane and sate
is that sane
is while sate
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
Being in a healthy condition; not deranged; acting rationally.
Mentally sound; possessing a rational mind; having the mental faculties in such condition as to be able to anticipate and judge the effect of one's actions in an ordinary manner.
- a sane mind
Rational; reasonable; sensible.
- a sane person
- Try to go to bed at a sane time before your exams.
* (l) (obsolete)
From earlier sate, . More at (l).
To satisfy the appetite or desire of; to fill up.
- At last he stopped, his hunger and thirst sated .
* 1898 , , (Moonfleet) Chapter 4
- crowds of wanderers sated with the business and pleasure of great cities
- And still the hours passed, and at last I knew by the glimmer of light in the tomb above that the sun had risen again, and a maddening thirst had hold of me. And then I thought of all the barrels piled up in the vault and of the liquor that they held; and stuck not because 'twas spirit, for I would scarce have paused to sate that thirst even with molten lead.
Used interchangeably with, though less common than, satiate.
Monthly Gleanings: November 2011]: Sate'' versus ''satiated''.”, ''[http://blog.oup.com/ OUPblog
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