malcontent

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French malcontent, from mal- +‎ content

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

malcontent (comparative more malcontent, superlative most malcontent)

  1. dissatisfied with current conditions; discontented
    • Milner
      The famous malcontent earl of Leicester.

Noun[edit]

malcontent (plural malcontents)

  1. a person who is not satisfied with current conditions; a discontented person

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Norman[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

malcontent m (plural malcontents)

  1. malcontent