appetite definition

  • noun:
    • An instinctive physical need, especially one for food or drink.
    • a powerful wish or urge: an appetite for mastering.
    • desire to have, or relish of, food or beverage; hunger.
    • Any strong desire; an eagerness or longing.
    • The desire to have some individual satisfaction, either of this human anatomy or associated with the head.
    • The wish to have some individual gratification, either for the human body or of head.
    • wish to have, or relish of, food or drink; appetite.
    • Any strong desire; an eagerness or longing.
    • Tendency; appetency.
    • the fact desired.
    • a natural or obtained demand or tendency to meet a want; need, specially powerful need; desire; need to achieve some object or purpose: with for (formerly with of, to, or an infinitive) or absolutely.
    • particularly— A desire to produce a bodily intend or craving; a desire for food or beverage.
    • Relish for meals; the capability of using meals with satisfaction.
    • Preference; flavor; liking: since, to or relating to your appetite, this is certainly, together pleases.
    • A thing desired.
    • A tendency of an inanimate thing analogous to a desire.
    • a sense of craving anything
  • others:
    • To want; really miss; profoundly desire.
    • to fulfill the appetite or need of.

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