|Noah Webster's Dictionary|
1. (a.) In general, to fill up the measure of a want of (a person or a thing); hence, to gratify fully the desire of; to make content; to supply to the full, or so far as to give contentment with what is wished for.
2. (v.) To pay to the extent of claims or deserts; to give what is due to; as, to satisfy a creditor.
3. (v.) To answer or discharge, as a claim, debt, legal demand, or the like; to give compensation for; to pay off; to requite; as, to satisfy a claim or an execution.
4. (v.) To free from doubt, suspense, or uncertainty; to give assurance to; to set at rest the mind of; to convince; as, to satisfy one's self by inquiry.
5. (v. i.) To give satisfaction; to afford gratification; to leave nothing to be desired.
6. (v. i.) To make payment or atonement; to atone.
Satisfy (32 Occurrences)
Matthew 15:33 The disciples said to him, "Where should we get so many loaves in a deserted place as to satisfy so great a multitude?" (WEB WEY DBY WBS NAS)
Matthew 28:14 "And if this," they added, "is reported to the Governor, we will satisfy him and screen you from punishment." (WEY RSV NIV)
Mark 8:4 His disciples answered him, "From where could one satisfy these people with bread here in a deserted place?" (WEB KJV WEY DBY WBS NAS)
Mark 15:15 So Pilate, wishing to satisfy the mob, released Barabbas for them, and after scourging Jesus handed Him over for crucifixion. (WEY NAS RSV NIV)
Galatians 1:10 For do I now seek to satisfy men or God? or do I seek to please men? If I were yet pleasing men, I were not Christ's bondman. (DBY)
2 Timothy 2:4 Every one who serves as a soldier keeps himself from becoming entangled in the world's business--so that he may satisfy the officer who enlisted him. (WEY RSV)
2 Timothy 4:3 For a time is coming when they will not tolerate wholesome instruction, but, wanting to have their ears tickled, they will find a multitude of teachers to satisfy their own fancies; (WEY)
1 John 3:19 And in this way we shall come to know that we are loyal to the truth, and shall satisfy our consciences in His presence (WEY)
Exodus 16:8 Moses said, "Now Yahweh shall give you meat to eat in the evening, and in the morning bread to satisfy you; because Yahweh hears your murmurings which you murmur against him. And who are we? Your murmurings are not against us, but against Yahweh." (WEB)
Deuteronomy 23:24 When thou comest into thy neighbor's vineyard, then thou mayest satisfy thy appetite with grapes at thy own pleasure; but thou shalt not put any in thy vessel. (WBS)
Esther 5:13 Yet all this avails me nothing, so long as I see Mordecai the Jew sitting at the king's gate." (See NAS)
Job 38:27 to satisfy the waste and desolate ground, to cause the tender grass to spring forth? (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)
Job 38:39 "Can you hunt the prey for the lioness, or satisfy the appetite of the young lions, (WEB JPS ASV DBY NAS RSV NIV)
Psalms 81:16 But he would have also fed them with the finest of the wheat. I will satisfy you with honey out of the rock." (WEB JPS ASV YLT NAS RSV NIV)
Psalms 90:14 Satisfy us in the morning with your loving kindness, that we may rejoice and be glad all our days. (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)
Psalms 91:16 I will satisfy him with long life, and show him my salvation." (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)
Psalms 132:15 I will abundantly bless her provision. I will satisfy her poor with bread. (WEB KJV ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)
Psalms 145:16 You open your hand, and satisfy the desire of every living thing. (WEB YLT NAS NIV)
Proverbs 5:19 A loving doe and a graceful deer- let her breasts satisfy you at all times. Be captivated always with her love. (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS NIV)
Proverbs 6:30 Men don't despise a thief, if he steals to satisfy himself when he is hungry: (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS NAS RSV NIV)
Proverbs 13:25 The righteous one eats to the satisfying of his soul, but the belly of the wicked goes hungry. (Root in WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS NAS RSV)
Isaiah 55:2 Why do you spend money for that which is not bread? and your labor for that which doesn't satisfy? listen diligently to me, and eat you that which is good, and let your soul delight itself in fatness. (WEB NAS RSV NIV)
Isaiah 58:10 and if you draw out your soul to the hungry, and satisfy the afflicted soul: then your light shall rise in darkness, and your obscurity be as the noonday; (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)
Isaiah 58:11 and Yahweh will guide you continually, and satisfy your soul in dry places, and make strong your bones; and you shall be like a watered garden, and like a spring of water, whose waters don't fail. (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS NAS RSV NIV)
Jeremiah 5:7 For this I am not propitious to thee, Thy sons have forsaken Me, And are satisfied by that which is not god, I satisfy them, and they commit adultery, And at the house of a harlot They gather themselves together. (YLT)
Jeremiah 31:25 For I have satiated the weary soul, And every grieved soul I have filled.' (See NAS RSV NIV)
Ezekiel 5:13 Thus shall mine anger be accomplished, and I will cause my wrath toward them to rest, and I shall be comforted; and they shall know that I, Jehovah, have spoken in my zeal, when I have accomplished my wrath upon them. (See JPS DBY NAS RSV)
Ezekiel 7:19 They shall cast their silver in the streets, and their gold shall be as an unclean thing; their silver and their gold shall not be able to deliver them in the day of the wrath of Yahweh: they shall not satisfy their souls, neither fill their bowels; because it has been the stumbling block of their iniquity. (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)
Ezekiel 16:42 So will I cause my wrath toward thee to rest, and my jealousy shall depart from thee, and I will be quiet, and will be no more angry. (See JPS RSV)
Ezekiel 21:17 I will also smite my hands together, and I will cause my wrath to rest: I, Jehovah, have spoken it. (See JPS DBY RSV)
Ezekiel 32:4 I will leave you on the land, I will cast you forth on the open field, and will cause all the birds of the sky to settle on you, and I will satisfy the animals of the whole earth with you. (WEB ASV NAS)
Joel 2:19 Let Jehovah answer and say to His people, 'Lo, I am sending to you the corn, And the new wine, and the oil, And ye have been satisfied with it, And I make you no more a reproach among nations, (See NIV)