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discontent

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of discontent

  1. having a feeling that one has been wronged or thwarted in one's ambitions <a novel about a woman who is desperately discontent with the stifling limitations of her small-town life> Synonyms aggrieved, discontented, disgruntled, displeased, dissatisfied, malcontentRelated Words disappointed, disenchanted, disillusioned, frustrated, unfulfilled; disquieted, disturbed, perturbed, upset; dejected, depressed, despairing, despondent, disconsolate, doleful, down, downcast, downhearted, forlorn, hangdog, inconsolable, joyless, low-spirited, miserable, mournful, sad, sorrowful, unhappyNear Antonyms blissful, delighted, glad, happy, joyful, joyous; elated, exultant, jubilant, triumphantAntonyms content, contented, gratified, pleased, satisfied




discontent

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of discontent




discontent

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of discontent

  1. to make discontented <the ongoing lack of decent food discontented and demoralized the soldiers in the rebel army> Synonyms disaffect, disgruntle, displease, dissatisfy Related Words alienate, estrange; aggrieve, agitate, discompose, disquiet, disturb, perturb, upset; annoy, irk, irritate, nettle, peeve; depress, sadden Near Antonyms delight, gladden, tickle; calm, soothe, tranquilize (also tranquillize) Antonyms content, gratify, please, satisfy





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