Definition Of gratification


pleasure, especially when gained from the satisfaction of a desire.

a thirst for sexual gratification

Example Of gratification

  • A life of continuous gratification of desire may be better, other things being equal, than one where the same desires were not gratified.

  • a thirst for sexual gratification

  • Also released were desires for instant gratification - sport, dancing, sex - and people who had been in low spirits for so long now seemed intent on seizing what pleasure they could and enjoying it for as long as it would last.

  • And as long as you continue to remember that sex is all about mutual gratification and satisfaction, you're on the right track.

  • Children who can delay their desire for instant gratification have been shown to do better in all walks of career and financial future.

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