appetite appetite  /ˈæ pə ˌtaɪt/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a feeling of craving something

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  • Drinking has not been scientifically proved to stimulate appetite, but too much beer, wine or liquor can impair judgment, causing us to eat more.

News

  1. XL Group Extends Umbrella And Excess Liability Appetite To Offer Upper Middle Market Businesses' Added Insurance ...

    To offer insurance protection from catastrophic events to more businesses, XL Group's Excess Liability business is extending its appetite to provideumbrella and excess liability coverages to Upper Middle Marketbusinesses inNorth America
    on June 12, 2013     Source: PropertyandCasualty.com

  2. Rubber Drops to 9-Month Low as Yen Rally Saps Investor Appetite

    Rubber slumped to the lowest level in nine months after the Japanese currency rallied the most in three years against the dollar, sapping investor appetite for yen-denominated futures.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Bloomberg

  3. Trusted Nutrients Releases more Fat Burning, Appetite Suppressants; Dominates Amazon Sales in its Space

    BOCA RATON, Fla., June 11, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Trusted Nutrients   finally brings its catalog to amazon.com ! In a short period of time its boutique selection of appetite suppressants and fat busters ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  • Mr. Obama said the US public, having watched Wall Street deal makers "motivated only by the appetite for quick kills and bloated bonuses," is in no mood for more bailouts. "Those on Wall Street cannot resume taking risks without regard for...
    on Sep 15, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: Globe and Mail

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