- not content or satisfied; dissatisfied; restlessly unhappy: For all their wealth, or perhaps because of it, they were discontented.
- Also dis·con·tent·ment. lack of contentment; dissatisfaction.
- a restless desire or craving for something one does not have.
- a malcontent.
verb (used with object)
- to make discontented; dissatisfy; displease.
- Also called: discontentment lack of contentment, as with one’s condition or lot in life
- a discontented person
- (tr) to make dissatisfied