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English definition of “appetite”

appetite

noun [C, U]
 
 
/ˈæpɪtaɪt/
the feeling that makes you want to eat: All that walking has given me an appetite.Hungry and thirsty
an appetite for sth the feeling of wanting something very much: his appetite for adventureFeelings of desire
whet sb's appetite to make someone want more of somethingHungry and thirsty
(Definition of appetite from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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