(adjective, verb)


1. being the most concentrated solution possible at a given temperature; unable to dissolve still more of a substance

- a saturated solution

Similar word(s): supersaturated, concentrated

2. used especially of organic compounds; having all available valence bonds filled

- saturated fats

3. (of color) being chromatically pure; not diluted with white or grey or black

Similar word(s): intense, vivid, pure


1. simple past tense and past participle of saturate