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Synonyms for satisfying
sat·is·fy·ing

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Wiktionary

  1. satisfyingadjective

    Antonyms:
    unsatisfying, dissatisfying

  2. satisfyingadjective

    Antonyms:
    unsatisfying, dissatisfying

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. satisfying

    Agreeable refers to whatever gives a mild degree of pleasure; as, an agreeable perfume. Acceptable indicates a thing to be worthy of acceptance; as, an acceptable offering. Grateful is stronger than agreeable or gratifying, indicating whatever awakens a feeling akin to gratitude. A pleasant face and pleasing manners arouse pleasurable sensations, and make the possessor an agreeable companion; if possessed of intelligence, vivacity, and goodness, such a person's society will be delightful. Criminals may find each other's company congenial, but scarcely delightful. Satisfying denotes anything that is received with calm acquiescence, as substantial food, or established truth. That is welcome which is received with joyful heartiness; as, welcome tidings. Compare BEAUTIFUL; CHARMING; DELICIOUS.

    Synonyms:
    acceptable, agreeable, congenial, delicious, delightful, grateful, gratifying, pleasant, pleasing, pleasurable, refreshing, welcome

    Antonyms:
    depressing, disappointing, distressing, hateful, horrible, melancholy, miserable, mournful, painful, saddening, woful, wretched

Princeton's WordNet

  1. hearty, satisfying, solid, square, substantialadjective

    providing abundant nourishment

    "a hearty meal"; "good solid food"; "ate a substantial breakfast"; "four square meals a day"

    Synonyms:
    self-colored, whole, straight, red-blooded, substantial, self-coloured, unanimous, upstanding, significant, square(a), hearty, comforting, full-blooded, real, substantive, cheering, solid, material, square, firm, square(p), strong, straightforward, lusty

    Antonyms:
    unwholesome, unsatisfactory

  2. comforting, cheering, satisfyingadjective

    providing freedom from worry

    Synonyms:
    comforting, consoling, cheering, hearty, square, solid, consolatory, substantial

    Antonyms:
    unwholesome, unsatisfactory

Editors Contribution

  1. rewarding

    Submitted by flynzb9957 on May 13, 2020  

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "satisfying":

    satisfactory, gratifying, rewarding

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How to use satisfying in a sentence?

  1. Clyde Wells:

    It's satisfying because we know we're close, we think it's only a matter of time.

  2. Barry Williams:

    No chance, i am as passionate about what I do now as I was as a teenager. I’m so grateful that I was able to find something that was enjoyable and satisfying for me that I still have tremendous enthusiasm and ambition for. I wouldn’t think of ever retiring completely.

  3. Andrew Levy:

    Since my arrival in August 2016, the company has faced several challenges, but we have nevertheless enjoyed success. As satisfying as this job has been, I am considering several exciting opportunities and will choose one in the coming weeks.

  4. Renay Mandel Corren:

    She laughed. As a writer writing for one audience, that was very satisfying, i didn't believe anyone was going to read it. I genuinely thought it was going to be rejected. I was shocked it even got printed.

  5. Anatole France:

    The whole art of teaching is only the art of awakening the natural curiosity of young minds for the purpose of satisfying it afterwards.


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