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Related to contentedness: feasible, obnoxious, tenacious


Satisfied with things as they are; content: a contented expression on the child's face.

con·tent′ed·ly adv.
con·tent′ed·ness n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.contentedness - the state of being contented with your situation in life; "he relaxed in sleepy contentedness"; "they could read to their heart's content"
acceptance - the state of being acceptable and accepted; "torn jeans received no acceptance at the country club"


[kənˈtentɪdnɪs] Ncontento m, satisfacción f
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Her head nestled with a tender contentedness on my bosom.
Rather than taking the opportunity to seduce the listener into a state of infinite contentedness, the anxious nature of the song begs to be turned off, proving an autonomy and control on the listeners' part that disproves the album's commentary.
Warble's journey from contentedness to concern to despair, followed by near acceptance and then hope, is one of special significance, and his relationship with the girl is particularly touching.
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According to the UN's 2017 World Happiness Report, an effort to measure societal contentedness beyond GDP growth, Norway is the world's happiest country.
Such a perceived ethical context should prompt positive employee attitudes that reflect greater contentedness with job tasks, duties, and responsibilities (Hunt, Wood, & Chonko, 1989).
In the postlude, the triadic gestures and noncomplicated iteration of E major represent the contentedness and ease of anxiety sought by the poet (Example 9).
And when subjects took a single acute dose during the chronic supplementation period, it led to even further improvements in alertness and contentedness.
Those who spent time in the lavender-scented room displayed significantly increased calmness and contentedness.
The data reflected that the participants gained a sense of contentedness in their ability to tackle what was ahead.