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contented
used in Henry VIII

8 uses
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?  —3 uses
exact meaning not specified
Definition
satisfied
  • He's discontented.
    3.2 — Act 3 Scene 2 — Ante-chamber to the King's apartment (21% in)
  • Prove but our marriage lawful, by my life And kingly dignity, we are contented To wear our mortal state to come with her, Katherine our queen, before the primest creature That's paragon'd o' the world.
    2.4 — Act 2 Scene 4 — A hall in Black-Friars (94% in)
  • I have, and most unwillingly, of late Heard many grievous, I do say, my lord, Grievous complaints of you; which, being consider'd, Have mov'd us and our council, that you shall This morning come before us; where, I know, You cannot with such freedom purge yourself But that, till further trial in those charges Which will require your answer, you must take Your patience to you, and be well contented To make your house our Tower.
    5.1 — Act 5 Scene 1 — A gallery in the palace (61% in)

There are no more uses of "contented" flagged with this meaning in Henry VIII.

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?  —5 uses
exact meaning not specified
  • Almost forgot my prayers to content him?
    3.1 — Act 3 Scene 1 — London. The Queen's apartments (72% in)
  • Ladies, a general welcome from his Grace Salutes ye all; this night he dedicates To fair content and you.
    1.4 — Act 1 Scene 4 — A Hall in York Place (6% in)
  • Verily, I swear, 'tis better to be lowly born And range with humble livers in content, Than to be perk'd up in a glist'ring grief, And wear a golden sorrow.
    2.3 — Act 2 Scene 3 — An ante-chamber of the Queen's apartments (19% in)
  • Our content Is our best having.
    2.3 — Act 2 Scene 3 — An ante-chamber of the Queen's apartments (21% in)
  • These are the whole contents; and, good my lord, By that you love the dearest in this world, As you wish Christian peace to souls departed, Stand these poor people's friend, and urge the King To do me this last right.
    4.2 — Act 4 Scene 2 — Kimbolton (90% in)

There are no more uses of "contented" in Henry VIII.

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