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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 dis·con·tent /ˌdɪskənˈtɛnt/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Dis·con·tent a. Not content; discontented; dissatisfied.
    Passion seemed to be much discontent, but Patience was very quiet.   --Bunyan.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Dis·con·tent, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Discontented; p. pr. & vb. n. Discontenting.] To deprive of content; to make uneasy; to dissatisfy.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Dis·con·tent, n.
 1. Want of content; uneasiness and inquietude of mind; dissatisfaction; disquiet.
 Now is the winter of our discontent
 Made glorious summer by this sun of York.   --Shak.
    The rapacity of his father's administration had excited such universal discontent.   --Hallam
 2. A discontented person; a malcontent. [R.]
    Thus was the Scotch nation full of discontents.   --Fuller.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj : showing or experiencing dissatisfaction or restless longing;
            "saw many discontent faces in the room"; "was
            discontented with his position" [syn: discontented]
            [ant: contented]
      n : a longing for something better than the present situation
          [syn: discontentment, discontentedness] [ant: contentment]
      v : make dissatisfied [ant: content]