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English definition of “content yourself with sth”

content yourself with sth

phrasal verb with content     /kənˈtent/ verb
to do something or have something although it is not exactly what you want : Since it rained we had to content ourselves with playing cards .Tolerating and enduringCoping and not copingDealing with things or people
(Definition of content yourself with sth from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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