Definitions

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  • adj. Not satisfiable. Unable to be satisfied.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Incapable of being satisfied: as, unsatisfiable passions.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. not capable of being satisfied

Etymologies

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un- +‎ satisfiable

Examples

  • His sex drive felt radioactive, very unnatural and unsatisfiable.

    The American Prophecy

  • After the death of Brian Johnston he seemed to abandon levity and good humour, on air at least, alternating between choleric disdain for the players he thought not good enough and an unsatisfiable appetite for contrasting the modern game in a stridently unfavourable light with the one in which he had made his name.

    Fred Trueman: the good, the bad and the grouchy | Rob Bagchi

  • There is something about the sexual drive, Freud suggested, that makes it intrinsically unsatisfiable.

    Over the moon: Adam Phillips on the happiness myth

  • His experience of unsatisfied desires must make him wish that he could satisfy them and feel poor and unsatisfiable because he cannot.

    Plato's Ethics and Politics in The Republic

  • To be explicit: the condition ˜DzU™ is unsatisfiable, so U cannot have a complement.

    Wild Dreams Of Reality, 3

  • "Need" is of course what it is all about, but unlike pornography proper, whose job it is to create a world in which all desires can be satisfied, Café Flesh does the opposite: in its strange post-apocalyptic, self-consciously theatrical world, desire is an addiction, an illness, a disease, a painful, insatiable but unsatisfiable need without corporeal manifestation or release.

    How to Do the History of Pornography: Romantic Sexuality and its Field of Vision

  • Also it ultimately is unsatisfiable as the Luddites will always say the latest restrictions aren't enough to make the world perfect.

    The Guardian on David Cameron

  • He was no longer using women to satisfy an unsatisfiable need.

    When He's Married to Mom

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    Think Progress » “Frist told reporters

  • On the other hand, if you listen only to the most vocal users -- especially those you've given a free bully pulpit on your own message boards -- you're going to end up catering to a niche of a niche; a small and likely unsatisfiable minority.

    We Need Community Managers

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