Satisfaction

Definition of Satisfaction

Sat`is`fac´tion
n.1.The act of satisfying, or the state of being satisfied; gratification of desire; contentment in possession and enjoyment; repose of mind resulting from compliance with its desires or demands.
The mind having a power to suspend the execution and satisfaction of any of its desires.
- Locke.
2.Settlement of a claim, due, or demand; payment; indemnification; adequate compensation.
We shall make full satisfaction.
- Shak.
3.That which satisfies or gratifies; atonement.
Die he, or justice must; unless for him
Some other, able, and as willing, pay
The rigid satisfaction, death for death.
- Milton.

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