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  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adj Unappeased not appeased or pacified
    • ***


In literature:

But lust of death, and vengeance unappeased Urged on the conqueror.
"The Aeneid of Virgil" by Virgil
What but fiery indignation and unappeasable vengeance could lead him into my presence?
"Arthur Mervyn" by Charles Brockden Brown
He re-entered the dining-room flourishing these over his head, and venting his still unappeased wrath in great oaths.
"The Wit and Humor of America, Volume IV. (of X.)" by Various
It is the unappeasable appetite of the guns.
"Italy at War and the Allies in the West" by E. Alexander Powell
Over these Cullin glanced, unappeased, until he came to the last line and signature.
"To The Front" by Charles King
Why did we fall into this gnawing disease of unappeasable dissatisfaction?
"Fantasia of the Unconscious" by D. H. Lawrence
His crime of playing in the fifteen was yet unappeased.
"The Cock-House at Fellsgarth" by Talbot Baines Reed
I swear you, by the memory of this martyr, to hate slavery, with an unappeasable hatred.
"Our American Holidays: Lincoln's Birthday" by Various
In reality, Vauquelas was nothing more nor less than a man tormented by an unappeasable thirst for wealth.
"Which?" by Ernest Daudet
On Sinai the unappeased wrath of God is revealed.
"The Expositor's Bible: The Epistle to the Hebrews" by Thomas Charles Edwards
He was in the hands of an unappeasable fate.
"Sketches of Aboriginal Life" by V. V. Vide
Athamas's life was thus saved, but the wrath of the gods was unappeased, and pursued the family.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 2, Slice 7" by Various
You look at me as savagely as if a hatred quite unappeased and unappeasable possessed you.
"Morituri: Three One-Act Plays" by Hermann Sudermann
Vengeance, unappeased, requires satisfaction by the hands of its heir.
"Trevethlan: (Vol 2 of 3)" by William Davy Watson
Lady Flora Hastings still cracked her malicious jokes; the animosity of the Baroness was still unappeased.
"Queen Victoria" by Lytton Strachey
We find the girl subject to an unappeasable hunger for facts.
"The Story of a Life" by J. Breckenridge Ellis
The moon was like a white face flung back with unappeased desire.
"What Will People Say?" by Rupert Hughes
Manasseh shrugged his shoulders, unappeased.
"The King of Schnorrers" by Israel Zangwill
But the old man was still unappeased.
"Ovington's Bank" by Stanley J. Weyman
The blood of our own countrymen, it may be of our own kindred, will yet flow in this unappeasable quarrel.
"The Expositor's Bible: The Book of Genesis" by Marcus Dods

In poetry:

Perhaps the leaves ancestral shiver
In unappeased parting pain,
The branch conceals a homesick longing
For desert wilderness again?
"The Palm Branch Of Palestine" by Mikhail Yuryevich Lermontov
So nigh! yet from remotest years
It summons back its magic, rife
With longings unappeased, and tears
Drawn from the very source of life.
"Phoebe" by James Russell Lowell
O tell me, were ye outlawed thus by Fate's behest?
Drives ye forth open hate, or secret grudge flee ye?
Follows ye unappeased an evil-doer's curse?
Are ye pursued by poisonous words of calumny?
"To The Clouds" by Mikhail Yuryevich Lermontov