discontented

discontented
Synonyms and related words:
acid, against, angry, annoyed, beefing, bellyaching, bitching, browned off, caustic, cheerless, complaining, complaintful, con, corrosive, crabbing, crabby, cranky, croaking, disappointed, disapprobatory, disapproving, discontent, disenchanted, disgruntled, disillusioned, displeased, dissatisfied, dissenting, envious, exasperated, faultfinding, fed up, feeling evil, fretful, grim, griping, grouchy, grousing, growling, grumbling, humorless, in bad humor, indignant, infestive, irritated, joyless, low, malcontent, malcontented, mirthless, miserable, murmuring, muttering, opposed, opposing, out of humor, out of sorts, out of temper, peevish, petulant, piqued, pissed off, pleasureless, poor, querulant, querulous, rebellious, resentful, restive, restless, sorry, sorryish, sulky, testy, turned-off, unaccepting, unaccommodating, unappreciative, unapproving, uncheerful, uncheery, uncomplimentary, uneasy, unfavorable, unfulfilled, ungratified, unhappy, unjoyful, unmirthful, unsatisfied, unsmiling, vexed, whiny, wretched

Moby Thesaurus. . 1996.

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  • Discontented — Dis con*tent ed, p. p. & a. Dissatisfied; uneasy in mind; malcontent. [1913 Webster] And every one that was in distress, and every one that was in debt, and every one that was discontented, gathered themselves unto him. 1 Sam. xxii. 2. {Dis… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • discontented — index disappointed, dissident, insatiable, jealous, nonconsenting, querulous, reluctant, resentful, res …   Law dictionary

  • discontented — [dis΄kən tent′id, dis′kən tent′id] adj. not contented; wanting something more or different discontentedly adv …   English World dictionary

  • discontented — [[t]dɪ̱skənte̱ntɪd[/t]] ADJ GRADED: oft ADJ with n If you are discontented, you are not satisfied with your situation. The government tried to appease discontented workers. ...farmers discontented with low prices for their produce. Syn:… …   English dictionary

  • discontented — adjective /ˌdɪskənˈtɛntɛd/ a) Experiencing discontent, dissatisfaction. After her injury, Alice was a discontented woman. b) Of or pertaining to discontent. He lived a discontented life …   Wiktionary

  • discontented — dis|con|tent|ed [ˌdıskənˈtentıd] adj unhappy or not satisfied with the situation you are in ≠ ↑contented discontented with ▪ She became increasingly discontented with her work. >discontentedly adv …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Discontented — Discontent Dis con*tent , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Discontented}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Discontenting}.] To deprive of content; to make uneasy; to dissatisfy. Suckling. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • discontented — discontentedly, adv. discontentedness, n. /dis keuhn ten tid/, adj. not content or satisfied; dissatisfied; restlessly unhappy: For all their wealth, or perhaps because of it, they were discontented. [1485 95; DISCONTENT + ED2] * * * …   Universalium

  • discontented — dis|con|tent|ed [ ,dıskən tentəd ] adjective not satisfied with something: discontented employees …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • discontented — adjective unhappy or not satisfied with the situation you are in (+ with): Eva was ambitious and was discontented with her job at the post office. discontentedly adverb …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • discontented — adjective discontented parents attended the meeting in record numbers Syn: dissatisfied, disgruntled, fed up, disaffected, discontent, malcontent, unhappy, aggrieved, displeased, resentful; restless, frustrated, irritated, annoyed; informal fed… …   Thesaurus of popular words

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