Satiate vs Quat - What's the difference?
As verbs the difference between satiate and quat
is that satiate
is to fill to satisfaction; to satisfy while quat
is (obsolete) to satiate.
As an adjective satiate
is filled to satisfaction or to excess.
As a noun quat is
(obsolete) a pustule.
To fill to satisfaction; to satisfy.
To satisfy to excess. To fill to satiety.
- Nothing seemed to satiate her desire for knowledge.
Used interchangeably with, and more common than, sate.
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Filled to satisfaction or to excess.
* Alexander Pope
- satiate of applause
(obsolete) A pustule.
(chemistry) A quaternary ammonium cation.
(obsolete) An annoying, worthless person.
(obsolete) To satiate.
* 1757', , ''The Author'', Act II, Scene ii, '''1765 , ''The Dramatic Works , Volume 1,
- Mrs. Cad. Well, come, begin and ?tart me, that I may come the ?ooner to quatting ——Hu?h ! here?s Si?ter ; what the deuce brought her !
- Ye hae grown proud since ye quatted the begging. — Scottish proverb, said satirically.