Translation of "discontent" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun [ no plural ] uk /ˌdɪs.kənˈtent/ us also discontentment

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.tɪ us /-ˈten.t̬ɪ

(Translation of “discontent” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /diskənˈtent/

the state of not being contented; dissatisfaction.

descontento, malestar
There is a lot of discontent among young people.
discontented adjective

dissatisfied or not happy

She’s discontented with her life
He wore a discontented expression on his face.
discontentedly adverb

con malestar
discontentment noun


(Translation of “discontent” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)