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discontent

noun [U] uk   /ˌdɪs.kənˈtent/ ( also discontentment ) us  
C1 a feeling of wanting better treatment or an improved situation: Discontent among junior ranks was rapidly spreading. There was widespread discontent at/about/over/with the plan.
discontented
adjective uk   /-ˈten.tɪd/ us    /-ˈten.t̬ɪd/
discontentedly
adverb uk   /-ˈten.tɪd.li/ us    /-ˈten.t̬ɪd.li/
Translations of “discontent”
in Spanish descontento, malestar…
in French mécontentement…
in German die Unzufriedenheit…
in Chinese (Traditional) 不滿, 不滿足…
in Russian недовольство…
in Turkish hoşnutsuzluk, memnuniyetsizlik…
in Chinese (Simplified) 不满, 不满足…
in Polish niezadowolenie…
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