sate

3 [sah-tey]
noun
a Southeast Asian, especially Indonesian and Malaysian, dish of marinated, bite-size pieces of meat, skewered, barbecued, and usually served with a peanut-flavored dipping sauce.
Also, satay, saté.


Origin:
1930–35; < Malay satay, sate

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satay, satai or saté (ˈsæteɪ)
 
n
barbecued spiced meat cooked on skewers usually made from the stems of coconut leaves
 
[from Malay]
 
satai, satai or saté
 
n
 
[from Malay]
 
saté, satai or saté
 
n
 
[from Malay]

sate1 (seɪt)
 
vb
1.  to satisfy (a desire or appetite) fully
2.  to supply beyond capacity or desire
 
[Old English sadian; related to Old High German satōn; see sad, satiate]

sate2 (sæt, seɪt)
 
vb
archaic a past tense and past participle of sit

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sate
"to satisfy, surfeit," c.1600, alteration (by infl. of L. satiare "satiate") of M.E. saden "become satiated," from O.E. sadian "to satiate," from W.Gmc. *sathojanan, from the same root as sad (q.v.).
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But this is an aspect of his generosity, his desire to sate and satisfy a
  hungry audience.
Few other experiences will sate your wanderlust better.
They ate wallboard and insulation to sate their hunger, investigators said.
Here are three restaurants where you can sate your hankerings.
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