repletive

replete

[ri-pleet]
adjective
1.
abundantly supplied or provided; filled (usually followed by with ): a speech replete with sentimentality.
2.
stuffed or gorged with food and drink.
3.
complete: a scholarly survey, replete in its notes and citations.
noun
4.
Entomology. (among honey ants) a worker with a distensible crop in which honeydew and nectar are stored for the use of the colony.

Origin:
1350–1400; Middle English repleet < Middle French replet < Latin replētus past participle of replēre to fill up (re- re- + plē(re) to fill, akin to plēnus full1 + -tus past participle suffix)

repletely, adverb
repleteness, noun
repletive, adjective
repletively, adverb
unreplete, adjective
unrepleteness, noun


2. sated, satiated, glutted, surfeited.
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replete (rɪˈpliːt)
 
adj
1.  (often foll by with) copiously supplied (with); abounding (in)
2.  having one's appetite completely or excessively satisfied by food and drink; stuffed; gorged; satiated
 
[C14: from Latin replētus, from replēre to refill, from re- + plēre to fill]
 
re'pletely
 
adv
 
re'pleteness
 
n

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replete
1382, from O.Fr. replet "filled up" (14c.), from L. repletus, pp. of replere "to fill," from re-, intensive prefix, + plere "to fill," related to plenus "full" (see plenary).
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