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Yes. The word sate is a Scrabble US word. The word sate is worth 4 points in Scrabble:

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You can make 31 words from 'sate' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


4 letters words from 'sate'

ATES 4EAST 4
EATS 4ETAS 4
SATE 4SEAT 4
SETA 4TAES 4
TEAS 4 

3 letters words from 'sate'

ATE 3EAS 3
EAT 3EST 3
ETA 3SAE 3
SAT 3SEA 3
SET 3TAE 3
TAS 3TEA 3
TES 3 

2 letters words from 'sate'

AE 2AS 2
AT 2EA 2
ES 2ET 2
ST 2TA 2
TE 2 

All 4 letters words made out of sate

sate aste stae tsae atse tase saet aset seat esat aest east stea tsea seta esta tesa etsa ates taes aets eats teas etas

Note: these 'words' (valid or invalid) are all the permutations of the word sate. These words are obtained by scrambling the letters in sate.

Definitions and meaning of sate

sate

Alternative forms

  • sade (dialectal)

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /seɪt/
  • Rhymes: -eɪt

Etymology 1

From earlier sade (to weary, satiate, satisfy), from Middle English saden (to weary, satisfy, become wearied or satiated), from Old English sadian (to satisfy, satiate, fill, be sated, become wearied), from Proto-Germanic *sadōną (to satiate, become satisfied), from Proto-Germanic *sadaz (sated), from Proto-Indo-European *seh₂- (to satiate, be satisfied). Cognate with Middle Low German saden, Middle High German saten (to saturate, satisfy, satiate), Icelandic seðja (to satisfy). Cognate with sad.

Verb

sate (third-person singular simple present sates, present participle sating, simple past and past participle sated)

  1. To satisfy the appetite or desire of; to fill up.
    Synonyms: satiate, fill up
    • (Can we date this quote by Macaulay and provide title, author's full name, and other details?)
      crowds of wanderers sated with the business and pleasure of great cities
    • 1898, J. Meade Falkner, Moonfleet Chapter 4
      And still the hours passed, and at last I knew by the glimmer of light in the tomb above that the sun had risen again, and a maddening thirst had hold of me. And then I thought of all the barrels piled up in the vault and of the liquor that they held; and stuck not because 'twas spirit, for I would scarce have paused to sate that thirst even with molten lead.

Usage notes

Used interchangeably with, though less common than, satiate.

Derived terms

  • sated
  • satedness
  • sateless
  • unsated
  • unsating

Related terms

  • satiate
  • satisfactory
  • saturate
  • surfeit

Translations

References

Etymology 2

From Middle English, from Old English sæt, first and third person singular preterite of sittan (to sit).

Verb

sate

  1. (dated, poetic) simple past tense of sit

Quotations

  • For quotations of use of this term, see Citations:sit.

Etymology 3

From Malay sate (satay).

Noun

sate

  1. satay

Anagrams

  • AEST, ESTA, East, SEAT, TEAs, east, eats, etas, seat, seta, tase, teas

Indonesian

Etymology

From Malay sate (satay).

Noun

sate (plural, first-person possessive sateku, second-person possessive satemu, third-person possessive satenya)

  1. (colloquial) satay (dish)

Synonyms

  • satai

Further reading

  • “sate” in Kamus Besar Bahasa Indonesia (KBBI) Daring, Jakarta: Badan Pengembangan dan Pembinaan Bahasa, Kementerian Pendidikan dan Kebudayaan Republik Indonesia, 2016.

Japanese

Romanization

sate

  1. Rōmaji transcription of さて
  2. Rōmaji transcription of サテ

Malay

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /sate/
  • Rhymes: -te, -e

Noun

sate

  1. satay (dish)

Descendants


North Frisian

Verb

sate

  1. (Mooring Dialect) to sit

Conjugation


Tagalog

Noun

satè

  1. cord or strong string (used in spinning tops, etc.)

Source: wiktionary.org