WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2015
re•plete /rɪˈplit/USA pronunciation   adj. 
  1. well or fully supplied:a speech replete with humor.
  2. well fed.
re•ple•tion, n. [uncountable]See -plet-.

WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2015
re•plete  (ri plēt), 
  1. abundantly supplied or provided;
    filled (usually fol. by with):a speech replete with sentimentality.
  2. stuffed or gorged with food and drink.
  3. complete:a scholarly survey, replete in its notes and citations.

  1. Insects[Entomol.](among honey ants) a worker with a distensible crop in which honeydew and nectar are stored for the use of the colony.
  • Latin replētus past participle of replēre to fill up (re- re- + plē(re) to fill, akin to plēnus full1 + -tus past participle suffix)
  • Middle French replet
  • Middle English repleet 1350–1400
re•pletely, adv. 
re•pleteness, n. 
re•pletive, adj. 
re•pletive•ly, adv. 
2 . sated, satiated, glutted, surfeited.

Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::

replete /rɪˈpliːt/ adj (usually postpositive)
  1. (often followed by with) copiously supplied (with); abounding (in)
  2. having one's appetite completely or excessively satisfied by food and drink; stuffed; gorged; satiated
Etymology: 14th Century: from Latin replētus, from replēre to refill, from re- + plēre to fill

reˈpletely adv reˈpleteness n

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