What does the word discontented mean?

    Part of speech: adverb

  • Discontentedly.

  • Part of speech: noun


  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Ill at ease; dissatisfied.

Usage examples for discontented

  1. The recluse at these words sat muttering thoughtfully to himself for a few minutes with a discontented air; then he said gravely: " Asclepiodorus meant more by his speech than you think. – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  2. " I marvel," said the king in a discontented voice, " that, considering the numbers against them, the losses of clann- Morna should be so small." – Irish Fairy Tales by James Stephens