discontented


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dis·con·tent·ed

 (dĭs′kən-tĕn′tĭd)
adj.
Restlessly unhappy; malcontent.

dis′con·tent′ed·ly adv.
dis′con·tent′ed·ness n.

dis•con•tent•ed

(ˌdɪs kənˈtɛn tɪd)

adj.
dissatisfied; restlessly unhappy.
[1485–95]
dis`con•tent′ed•ly, adv.
dis`con•tent′ed•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.discontented - showing or experiencing dissatisfaction or restless longing; "saw many discontent faces in the room"; "was discontented with his position"
unhappy - experiencing or marked by or causing sadness or sorrow or discontent; "unhappy over her departure"; "unhappy with her raise"; "after the argument they lapsed into an unhappy silence"; "had an unhappy time at school"; "the unhappy (or sad) news"; "he looks so sad"
displeased - not pleased; experiencing or manifesting displeasure
content, contented - satisfied or showing satisfaction with things as they are; "a contented smile"

discontented

adjective dissatisfied, complaining, unhappy, miserable, fed up, disgruntled, disaffected, vexed, pissed off (taboo slang), displeased, fretful, cheesed off (Brit. slang), brassed off (Brit. slang), with a chip on your shoulder (informal) The government tried to appease discontented workers.
happy, pleased, content, contented, satisfied, cheerful
Translations
غَيْر راضٍ
nespokojený
misfornøjetutilfreds
óánægîur
nespokojný
nezadovoljen

discontented

[ˌdɪskənˈtentɪd] ADJdescontento (with, about con)

discontented

[ˌdɪskənˈtɛntɪd] adj (personally)mécontent(e); (politically)mécontent(e)
to be discontented with sth/sb → être mécontent(e) de qch/qn

discontented

adjunzufrieden (with, about mit)

discontented

[ˈdɪskənˈtɛntɪd] adj discontented (with/about)scontento/a (di), insoddisfatto/a (di)

discontent

(diskənˈtent) noun
the state of not being contented; dissatisfaction. There is a lot of discontent among young people.
ˌdisconˈtented adjective
dissatisfied or not happy. She's discontented with her life; a discontented expression.
ˌdisconˈtentedly adverb
ˌdisconˈtentment noun

discontented

a. descontento-a; insatisfecho-a; disgustado-a.
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