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or well-contented

[wel-kuh n-tent or wel-kuh n-ten-tid] /ˈwɛl kənˈtɛnt or ˈwɛl kənˈtɛn tɪd/
fully contented; satisfied.
Origin of well-content
late Middle English
late Middle English word dating back to 1400-50 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
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  • Once we regain Alsace-Lorraine, we can be well-content to lay down our arms.

    The Destroyer Burton Egbert Stevenson
  • It was an arrangement liked equally by the three small children and the well-content grandparents.

    The Eye of Dread Payne Erskine
  • Papa Finkelstein solemnly pledged himself to be there at the appointed hour, and so she went away, well-content.

    Local Color Irvin S. Cobb
  • I don't go to feathers, m'self; always having been well-content with beads.

    The Following of the Star Florence L. Barclay
  • The bear—well-taught, well-mannered, well-content—was not regarded as even remembering freedom, let alone desiring it.

    The Watchers of the Trails Charles G. D. Roberts
  • Or well-content that ye have thus reduced485 Achaia's host, will ye retire to Troy?

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