to (one's) satisfaction

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to (one's) satisfaction

In a way that one likes, accepts, or approves of. I was really disappointed by the appetizer, but thankfully the main course was much more to my satisfaction. I knew that if I didn't complete the project to their satisfaction, I would be in danger of losing my job.
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to somebody’s satisˈfaction


1 if you do something to somebody’s satisfaction, they are pleased with it: The affair was settled to the complete satisfaction of the client.
2 if you prove something to somebody’s satisfaction, they believe or accept it: Can you demonstrate to our satisfaction that your story is true?
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It is revealing that patients' reports of pain were directly related to their satisfaction with their preparedness and education in pain management.
Finally, physicians were asked to respond to four statements related to their satisfaction with their HMO and their degree of responsibility for and loyalty to the organization.