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American English: /ˈæpəˌtaɪt/
British English: /ˈapɪtʌɪt/

Translation of appetite in Spanish:


countable and uncountable
  • to have a healthy or good appetite
    tener buen apetito
    the walk gave us an appetite
    la caminata nos abrió el apetito
    she ate with (a) good appetite
    comía con buen apetito
    to lose one's appetite
    perder el apetito
    don't eat it now; you'll spoil your appetite
    no lo comas ahora, te va a quitar el apetito or las ganas de comer
    the bad news took away my appetite
    la mala noticia me quitó el apetito
    she has a tremendous appetite for enjoying life
    tiene unas ganas inmensas de gozar de la vida
    he has an enormous appetite for knowledge
    tiene una enorme sed de sabiduría or unas enormes ansias de conocimiento
    sexual appetite
    Example sentences
    • We can choose to satisfy out appetites with healthy food, eating when we are hungry and stopping when we are full.
    • Just at this time he made a discovery that helped him satisfy their new appetite for solid food.
    • These characters will do anything to satisfy their appetites, whether for food, drink, or sex.
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