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satisfice Syllabification: sat·is·fice
Pronunciation: /ˈsadəsˌfīs/

Definition of satisfice in English:

verb

Accept an available option as satisfactory: it talks about telling you not to just satisfice but to always look for the best
More example sentences
  • When you satisfice, you don't let an impossible quest for the perfect destroy your enjoyment of the good.

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