1. a feeling of craving something

- an appetite for life

- the object of life is to satisfy as many appetencies as possible

Similar word(s): appetency, appetite

Definition categories: feeling, craving

Sentences with appetence as a noun:

- 1974: They had assumed the wild sweet freedom of jacking off in their inviolable privacy. Their appetence became resilient with repetition. (Davenport, Tatlin!)