content oneself with
Definition of content oneself with
: to be satisfied with (something that is less than or different from what one really wants) : to accept (something) as being enough The rainy weather spoiled our plans for the beach, so we had to content ourselves with a relaxing day at home.
Word by Word Definitions
: contented, satisfied
: to appease the desires of
: to limit (oneself) in requirements, desires, or actions
: something contained
: the topics or matter treated in a written work
: the principal substance (as written matter, illustrations, or music) offered by a website
: one's normal, healthy, or sane condition or self
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