Examples of discontented in a Sentence
he was becoming increasingly discontented with his dead-end job and his dead-end life
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In the comedy-series category, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel joined newcomers GLOW and Barry, Bill Hader and Alec Berg’s HBO series about a discontented hit man.
There can be no assurances that Facebook would be a better corporate citizen if Zuckerberg could be fired by a discontented board.
Anemic economic growth and still-staggering youth unemployment were other major contributors to Sunday’s discontented message from voters.
The political whiplash of the past few years has made Brazilians more discontented with democracy than any other Latin American population, according to a 2017 poll conducted by Latinobarómetro.
And speaking of our Commander-in-Chief, Krampus has won over a population of discontented elves - put out of work when St. Nick automated the toy factory - with promises to Make Christmas Great Again.
And the most pessimistic and discontented lot of all was white, evangelical Protestants.
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho appears to have made a subtle dig towards a discontented section of the club's match going fans ahead of Tuesday night's Champions League clash against Benfica at Old Trafford.
So why are the well-employed, ambitious 30-year-olds of my acquaintance feeling so adrift, as discontented as the balding midlife sad sacks whose cliché dissatisfactions made Updike rich?
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Definition of discontented for English Language Learners
: not happy with your situation, position, etc. : not contented
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