One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘it gratified him to be seen in her company’
please, gladden, give pleasure to, make happy, make content, delight, make someone feel good, satisfy, warm the cockles of the heart, thrill
informal tickle someone pink, give someone a buzz, give someone a kick, buck someone up
2‘he was gratifying his strange desires’
satisfy, fulfil, indulge, relieve, humour, comply with, pander to, cater to, give in to, quench, slake, satiate, pacify, appease, assuage, provide for, feed, accommodate
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