French translation of 'contented'
Example Sentences Including 'contented'
Occasionally her ears twitched and her head went up, but all through the long day nothing disturbed her contented munching.LIRAEL: DAUGHTER OF THE CLAYR (2001)
Rennie didn't take the ride, he contented himself with an early morning lecture to the informer in the front room of the house.Field of Blood
One or two of the younger men said: `Aye," the others contented themselves with a wave of the hand.Doubtful Motives
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- (= happy)
to be content with (= make do with)
se contenter de
⇒ She is not content with these explanations.
Ces explications ne lui suffisent pas.
to be content to do sth (= prepared)
être disposé(e) à faire qch
satisfaireto content o.s. with sth
se contenter de qchto content o.s. with doing sth
se contenter de faire qch
Derived Formscontents plural noun
- [of bottle, box, packet]
- [of letter, speech, document]
- (also table of contents)
table f des matières
Example Sentences Including 'content'
Your land must be a realm of peace and content , and there must gardeners be in high honour.THE LORD OF THE RINGS (2004)
But she is not content , and she wishes to speak to the Steward of the City.THE LORD OF THE RINGS (2004)
Kettricken had not been content with gathering the town elders for several hours of stern royal reprimand.THE GOLDEN FOOL: Book Two of the Tawny Man (2002)
'contented' in Other Languages
Translation of contented from the Collins English to French Dictionary