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English definition of “contented”

contented

adjective     /kənˈten.tɪd/ US  /-t̬ɪd/
happy and satisfied: She smiled a contented smile. He won't be contented until he's upset everyone in the office.Feeling pleasure and happinessTaking pleasure in something contentedly     /-li/ adverb Finishing her meal, she sat back and sighed contentedly.Feeling pleasure and happinessTaking pleasure in something
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