Definition of contented
: feeling or showing satisfaction with one's possessions, status, or situation <a contented smile> <They lived a contented life.>
Examples of contented in a sentence
She felt peaceful and contented.
<having had her fill of candy, the contented girl sank back into the easy chair and dozed off>
Origin and Etymology of contented
First Known Use: 15th century
CONTENTED Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of contented for English Language Learners
: happy and satisfied : showing or feeling contentment
CONTENTED Defined for Kids
Definition of contented for Students
: satisfied or showing satisfaction <a contented smile>
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