discontented

adjective dis·con·tent·ed \ ˌdis-kən-ˈten-təd \
Updated on: 22 Nov 2017

Definition of discontented

discontentedly

adverb

discontentedness

noun

Examples of discontented in a Sentence

  1. he was becoming increasingly discontented with his dead-end job and his dead-end life

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First Known Use of discontented

1525


DISCONTENTED Defined for English Language Learners

discontented

adjective

Definition of discontented for English Language Learners

  • : not happy with your situation, position, etc. : not contented


DISCONTENTED Defined for Kids

discontented

adjective dis·con·tent·ed \ ˌdis-kən-ˈten-təd \

Definition of discontented for Students

: not satisfied He grew discontented with his work.


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