Contentment and Unhappiness


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

Unhappiness is an antonym for contentment in topics: satisfaction, comfort.


Unhappiness noun - A state or spell of low spirits.
Usage example: with time the young woman got over the unhappiness caused by the breakup

Contentment is an antonym for unhappiness.

How words are described

deep deep contentment deep unhappiness
inner inner contentment inner unhappiness
personal personal contentment personal unhappiness
mutual mutual contentment mutual unhappiness
Other adjectives: eternal.
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