1. [ noun ] a longing for something better than the present situation
Synonyms: discontentedness discontentment
Related terms: contentment longing dissatisfaction dysphoria disgruntlement
2. [ adjective ] showing or experiencing dissatisfaction or restless longing
Synonyms: discontented

"saw many discontented faces in the room" "was discontented with his position"

Related terms: contented disgruntled restless disaffected disaffected unhappy displeased
3. [ verb ] make dissatisfied
Related terms: content dissatisfy discontentment
Similar spelling:   discontented