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content
used in Macbeth

3 uses
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1  —1 use as in:
content with how things are
Definition
satisfied
  • Well contented.
    2.1 — Act 2 Scene 1 — Inverness. Court within the Castle (96% in)

There are no more uses of "content" flagged with this meaning in Macbeth.

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?  —2 uses
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  • Naught's had, all's spent, Where our desire is got without content: 'tis safer to be that which we destroy, Than, by destruction, dwell in doubtful joy.
    3.2 — Act 3 Scene 2 — The same. Another Room in the Palace (14% in)
  • The king's a-bed: He hath been in unusual pleasure and Sent forth great largess to your officers: This diamond he greets your wife withal, By the name of most kind hostess; and shut up In measureless content.
    2.1 — Act 2 Scene 1 — Inverness. Court within the Castle (6% in)

There are no more uses of "content" in Macbeth.

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