- satisfied; content.
Origin of contented
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gratified, pleased, happy.
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Examples from the Web for contentedness
Here all looked peaceful, and bespoke comfort and contentedness.The Works of Whittier, Volume V (of VII)
John Greenleaf Whittier
Plutarch quotes them again "On Contentedness of Mind," § xi.Plutarch's Morals
The thing that is holding so many from their own, is contentedness, satisfaction.The Hive
Will Levington Comfort
In a contentedness with that degree and state which God hath assigned us.A Christian Directory (Volume 1 of 4)
There is a contentedness with life here that is not Christian.
- accepting one's situation or life with equanimity and satisfaction
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