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contented
used in Lonesome Dove

4 uses
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Definition
satisfied
  • She herself munched a plate of corn bread contentedly, now and then fanning herself.
    Chapters 36-37 (52% in)
  • He had grown noticeably more discontented in recent weeks—no one knew why.
    Chapters 89-90 (37% in)
  • So he stayed on and did his work, neither truly content nor bitterly discontented.
    Chapters 91-92 (73% in)
  • Pea Eye was clearly the senior man, but Pea Eye had contentedly taken orders for thirty years; to expect him to suddenly start giving them was to expect the impossible.
    Chapters 99-100 (64% in)

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