Definition of Saginate

1. v. t. To make fat; to pamper.



Definition of Saginate

1. Verb. (archaic) to fatten ¹

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Definition of Saginate

1. to fatten [v SAGINATED, SAGINATING, SAGINATES] - See also: fatten

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Saginate

saggered
saggering
saggers
saggier
saggiest
sagginess
sagging
saggingly
saggings
saggy
saggy trousers
sagier
sagiest
sagina
saginas
saginate (current term)
saginated
saginates
saginating
sagination
saginations
sagitta
sagittal
sagittal axis
sagittal border of parietal bone
sagittal crest
sagittal fontanel
sagittal groove
sagittal line
sagittal plane

Literary usage of Saginate

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1. A Dictionary of the English Language by Samuel Johnson, John Walker, Robert S. Jameson (1828)
"To glut ; to £11 with food ; to saginate ; to feed luxuriously. PAMPHLET, (pam'-flet) n.». A small book ; properly a book sold unbound, and only stitched. ..."

2. A complete dictionary of the English languageby Thomas Sheridan by Thomas Sheridan (1797)
"... a man oí gravity and wif- dom. SAGE, (a'dzh. a. Wife, grave, prudent. prudently. S .AGEN ESS, ß'dzh-nb. f. G: v. v,, prudence. To saginate ..."

3. Secret History of the Court of James the First by Walter Scott (1811)
"... who making use of humane blood for their drink, do saginate and fatten themselves with the superfluous variety of meats, to whose natural satisfaction ..."

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