APPETITE's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of appetite
Definition:
n. instinctive physical desire, especially one for food or drink
Example:
China's fashion conscious urban young are developing a growing appetite for the cool white look of platinum jewellery.
Sentence in Classic:
The old man had just finished his lunch, and certainly his empty dish bore evidence to the good appetite with which his housekeeper had credited him.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
She was late for work every morning and excused herself by saying that she had overslept, and she complained of mysterious pains, although her appetite was excellent.
Animal Farm By George Orwell Context
So he took a chop by the bone in one hand, and a potato in the other, and ate away with a very good appetite, to my extreme satisfaction.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens Context
This done, and Sikes having satisfied his appetite (Oliver could eat nothing but a small crust of bread which they made him swallow), the two men laid themselves down on chairs for a short nap.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens Context
In this connection the author feels bound to confess that the appetite and the capacity of such men are greatly to be envied.
Dead Souls By Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol Context
The vegetables in the gardens, the milk and cheese that I saw placed at the windows of some of the cottages, allured my appetite.
Frankenstein By Mary Wollstonecraft (Godwin) Shelley Context
As the smell of crisp fresh pork came to her, Scarlett wrinkled her nose appreciatively, hoping that by the time it was cooked she would feel some appetite.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context
When the wolf had appeased his appetite, he lay down again in the bed, fell asleep and began to snore very loud.
Grimms' Fairy Tales By The Brothers Grimm Context
They supplied me as fast as they could, showing a thousand marks of wonder and astonishment at my bulk and appetite.
Gulliver's Travels(V1) By Jonathan Swift Context
Only in this island of Luggnagg the appetite for living was not so eager, from the continual example of the struldbrugs before their eyes.
Gulliver's Travels(V2) By Jonathan Swift Context
The ice of ceremony being once broken, it seemed matter of rivalry between the guest and the entertainer which should display the best appetite; and although the former had probably fasted longest, yet the hermit fairly surpassed him.
Ivanhoe By Walter Scott Context