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Content vs. Contented

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  • Content (noun)

    That which is contained.

  • Content (noun)

    Subject matter; that which is contained in writing or speech.

  • Content (noun)

    The amount of material contained; contents.

  • Content (noun)

    Capacity for holding.

  • Content (noun)

    The n-dimensional space contained by an n-dimensional polytope (called volume in the case of a polyhedron and area in the case of a polygon).

  • Content (noun)

    The greatest common divisor of the coefficients; the common factor of the coefficients which, when removed, leaves the adjusted coefficients with no common factor that is noninvertible.

  • Content (noun)

    Satisfaction; contentment.

    "They were in a state of sleepy content after supper."

  • Content (noun)

    Acquiescence without examination.

  • Content (noun)

    That which contents or satisfies; that which if attained would make one happy.

  • Content (noun)

    An expression of assent to a bill or motion; an affirmate vote.

  • Content (noun)

    A member who votes in assent.

  • Content (adjective)

    Satisfied.

  • Content (interjection)

    Alright, agreed.

  • Content (verb)

    To give contentment or satisfaction; to satisfy; to make happy.

    "You can't have any more - you'll have to content yourself with what you already have."

  • Content (verb)

    To satisfy the expectations of; to pay; to requite.

  • Contented (verb)

    simple past tense and past participle of content

  • Contented (adjective)

    Satisfied.

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  • Content (adjective)

    Contained within limits; hence, having the desires limited by that which one has; not disposed to repine or grumble; satisfied; contented; at rest.

  • Content (noun)

    That which is contained; the thing or things held by a receptacle or included within specified limits; as, the contents of a cask or bale or of a room; the contents of a book.

  • Content (noun)

    Power of containing; capacity; extent; size.

  • Content (noun)

    Area or quantity of space or matter contained within certain limits; as, solid contents; superficial contents.

  • Content (noun)

    Rest or quietness of the mind in one's present condition; freedom from discontent; satisfaction; contentment; moderate happiness.

  • Content (noun)

    Acquiescence without examination.

  • Content (noun)

    That which contents or satisfies; that which if attained would make one happy.

  • Content (noun)

    An expression of assent to a bill or motion; an affirmative vote; also, a member who votes "Content.".

  • Content

    To satisfy the desires of; to make easy in any situation; to appease or quiet; to gratify; to please.

  • Content

    To satisfy the expectations of; to pay; to requite.

  • Contented (adjective)

    Content; easy in mind; satisfied; quiet; willing.

Webster Dictionary
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  • Content (noun)

    everything that is included in a collection;

    "he emptied the contents of his pockets"

    "the two groups were similar in content"

  • Content (noun)

    what a communication that is about something is about

  • Content (noun)

    the proportion of a substance that is contained in a mixture or alloy etc.

  • Content (noun)

    the amount that can be contained;

    "the gas tank has a capacity of 12 gallons"

  • Content (noun)

    the sum or range of what has been perceived, discovered, or learned

  • Content (noun)

    the state of being contented with your situation in life;

    "he relaxed in sleepy contentedness"

    "they could read to their heart's content"

  • Content (noun)

    something (a person or object or scene) selected by an artist or photographer for graphic representation;

    "a moving picture of a train is more dramatic than a still picture of the same subject"

  • Content (verb)

    satisfy in a limited way;

    "He contented himself with one glass of beer per day"

  • Content (verb)

    make content;

    "I am contented"

  • Content (adjective)

    satisfied or showing satisfaction with things as they are;

    "a contented smile"

  • Contented (adjective)

    satisfied or showing satisfaction with things as they are;

    "a contented smile"

Princeton's WordNet
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