- not content or satisfied; dissatisfied; restlessly unhappy: For all their wealth, or perhaps because of it, they were discontented.
Origin of discontented
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Examples from the Web for discontentedly
“It is a pity there is no timber anywhere,” said Howell, discontentedly.The Boy Settlers
"I shouldn't think you would have let him make a visit," said Tom, discontentedly.The Cash Boy
Horatio Alger Jr.
"She could not possibly have got so far as this before the attack was made," he said discontentedly.The Crooked House
It beat me, in its delicate bossing, and I had to leave it, discontentedly enough.Proserpina, Volume 1
"I wish, anyway, you wouldn't stick at it so closely," he said discontentedly.Marriage la mode
Mrs. Humphry Ward