Definición de insatiable en inglés:

insatiable

Saltos de línea: in|sati|able
Pronunciación: /ɪnˈseɪʃəb(ə)l
 
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adjetivo

1(Of an appetite or desire) impossible to satisfy: an insatiable hunger for success
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • It's infused with desire and loss, impossible tenderness, insatiable hunger.
  • So called socialist societies have been as bad as any other in helping to destroy the balance of nature in trying to satisfy the insatiable greed of humans.
  • Its pure lust; an insatiable greed for pleasure on my behalf, and a hunger for self-glory and pride on hers.
1.1(Of a person) having an insatiable appetite or desire for something, especially sex: ‘You’re insatiable!’ she cried as she pushed him away so insatiable a gourmand as myself
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Apparently, she was quite insatiable in the privacy of her own chamber.
  • He is insatiable in the quest for honours - often putting himself through a punishing schedule.
Sinónimos
unquenchable, unappeasable, uncontrollable, voracious, prodigious, gluttonous, greedy, hungry, ravenous, ravening, wolfish, avid, eager, keen;
never satisfied, unable to be satisfied
informal piggish, piggy, hoggish, swinish, gutsy
British informal gannet-like

Origen

late Middle English: from Old French insaciable or Latin insatiabilis, from in- 'not' + satiare 'fill, satisfy' (see satiate).

Derivativos

insatiability

Pronunciación: /-ˈbɪlɪti/
sustantivo
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • The probity, the care and decent aversion of interest necessary in a civil society were replaced with lurid insatiability for retelling what the viewing audience quickly forgot was an actual human tragedy.
  • For the following reasons I have come to the conclusion that the insatiability of my sex drive is now getting worse.
  • While women's insatiability remained a central feature of comic cards (hinting at the persistence of an older conception of female sexuality), this insatiability also reflected on the virility of aristocratic men.

insatiably

adverbio
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Although humans are ruthless pack animals, we're also insatiably curious, semi-intelligent creatures who yearn to learn more about each other and understand the mysteries of the universe we inhabit.
  • Those of us born under the sign might have recognized the man a mile away - mostly due to his incendiary onstage ferocity, confident mega-showman attitude, and insatiably salacious lyrics.
  • It's a dazzling quest, the intellectual odyssey of a lifetime, as this insatiably curious writer attempts to understand everything that has transpired from the Big Bang to the rise of civilization.

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