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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Worthy of desire.

Usage examples (8)
  • Condy's Fluid was not the least appetible thing on show.
  • First, in relation to the appetible object to which anger tends, and that is revenge.
  • Reply Obj. 3: The devil tempts us, not through the good of the appetible object, but by way of suggestion.
  • For it was stated (A. 1) that rapture is outside the inclination of the person who is rapt; whereas the movement of the appetitive power is an inclination to an... for more
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