assouvir

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From Late Latin *assōpīre ‘satisfy’, from Latin sōpīre ‘sleep’ (influenced by Old French assevir ‘attain’).

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assouvir

  1. (transitive) to satisfy, assuage (hunger, passion etc.)

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