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contentment

noun con·tent·ment \kən-ˈtent-mənt\

: the state of being happy and satisfied : the state of being content

Full Definition of CONTENTMENT

1
:  the quality or state of being contented
2
:  something that contents

Examples of CONTENTMENT

  1. He believes that people can find peace and contentment in living simply.
  2. There was a look of perfect contentment on her face.

First Known Use of CONTENTMENT

15th century

Rhymes with CONTENTMENT

CONTENTMENT Defined for Kids

contentment

noun con·tent·ment \kən-ˈtent-mənt\

Definition of CONTENTMENT for Kids

:  freedom from worry or restlessness :  peaceful satisfaction

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July 06, 2015
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