adverb see discontented

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  • discontentedly — adverb with discontent; in a discontented manner he was still rumbling discontentedly when Pike returned bearing a folder of foolscap sheets • Derived from adjective: ↑discontented …   Useful english dictionary

  • Discontentedly — Discontented Dis con*tent ed, p. p. & a. Dissatisfied; uneasy in mind; malcontent. [1913 Webster] And every one that was in distress, and every one that was in debt, and every one that was discontented, gathered themselves unto him. 1 Sam. xxii.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • discontentedly — See discontented. * * * …   Universalium

  • discontentedly — adverb In a discontented manner …   Wiktionary

  • discontentedly — adv. in a dissatisfied and unhappy manner …   English contemporary dictionary

  • discontented — discontentedly, adv. discontentedness, n. /dis keuhn ten tid/, adj. not content or satisfied; dissatisfied; restlessly unhappy: For all their wealth, or perhaps because of it, they were discontented. [1485 95; DISCONTENT + ED2] * * * …   Universalium

  • discontented — adjective Date: 1525 dissatisfied, malcontent • discontentedly adverb • discontentedness noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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