Contentment and Discontentedness


Contentment noun - The feeling experienced when one's wishes are met.
Usage example: a couple of golden-agers looking over their life together with a feeling of contentment and accomplishment

Discontentedness is an antonym for contentment.


Discontentedness noun - The condition of being dissatisfied with one's life or situation.
Usage example: he was left with a vague feeling of discontentedness even after he got the car he had always wanted

Contentment is an antonym for discontentedness.
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