Meaning of satisfactive in English:

satisfactive

Pronunciation /ˌsatɪsˈfaktɪv/

adjective

  • 1Satisfactory; sufficient, adequate; that satisfies certain requirements.

  • 2rare That involves or is concerned with reparation or making amends. Compare "satisfaction".

    Only in or with reference to the works of Jeremy Bentham.

Origin

Mid 17th century; earliest use found in Thomas Browne (1605–1682), physician and author. From satisfact- + -ive.