appetite

Derivation

  • Latin: ad, to; petere, to seek

Article

Bent of mind or body for attaining some object; of mind for truth, of will for affection, of each sense for its proper object under due control of reason.

MLA Citation

  • “appetite”. New Catholic Dictionary. CatholicSaints.Info. 26 November 2019. Web. 5 March 2021. <>