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content
used in The Lords of Discipline

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content with how things are
Definition
satisfied
  • I was playing good ball; I was in love with Annie Kate Gervais; I was taking Sunday afternoon walks with Abigail; my grades were good and my classes stimulating; there was an extraordinary harmony and contentment among my roommates.
    Chapter 3.30 (1% in)
  • "We've got them, Tradd," I said, holding a wet cloth over my hurt eye, amused at Tradd's prissy discontent.
    Chapter 4.38 (84% in)
  • Men in shirt sleeves contentedly pushed their power mowers along the lawns of the suburbs.
    Chapter 4.41 (2% in)

There are no more uses of "content" flagged with this meaning in The Lords of Discipline.

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exact meaning not specified
  • We began opening the packages of Ex-Lax and emptying the contents of each box into the fudge.
    Chapter 2.20 (51% in)
  • If this was an efficacious process for the training of men, I wanted no part of manhood, I was perfectly content with being a boy.
    Chapter 2.17 (7% in)
  • So why don't you gentlemen hand those six boxes over to the customs inspectors and do fifty pushups while we inspect the contents.
    Chapter 2.20 (66% in)
  • There was an alarmed, nervous flutter to her eyelashes whenever she spoke in his presence, and I could not imagine the form and content of their conversations with each other when they were alone.
    Chapter 4.34 (4% in)

There are no more uses of "content" in The Lords of Discipline.

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