Definitions of appetite

  1. a feeling of craving something; "an appetite for life"; "the object of life is to satisfy as many appetencies as possible"- Granville Hicks Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. The desire for some personal gratification, either of the body or of the mind. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. Desire for, or relish of, food or drink; hunger. Webster Dictionary DB
  4. Any strong desire; an eagerness or longing. Webster Dictionary DB
  5. Tendency; appetency. Webster Dictionary DB
  6. The thing desired. Webster Dictionary DB
  7. A physical craving for food; the desire to satisfy a want or inclination; a mental longing. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  8. Natural desire: desire for food: hunger. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  9. Natural desire; craving; hunger. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  10. A physical craving, as for food; a mental craving; longing. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  11. Desire for what gratifies, generally the senses, especially that of hunger or thirst; craving; longing. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  12. The natural desire or craving for food or drink; a strong desire for anything that affords pleasure. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

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Usage examples for appetite

  1. He began to realize the edge of a sharp appetite too; he and Margaret had barely touched their dinner, back at home those ages ago. – Poor, Dear Margaret Kirby and Other Stories by Kathleen Norris
  2. I did use to have a appetite there! – Change in the Village by (AKA George Bourne) George Sturt