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content
used in Running in the Family

4 uses
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1  —1 use as in:
content with how things are
Definition
satisfied
  • Years earlier, Archer and Doreen Jayawardene had mentioned to him that Rock Hill was a "see devi" place, meaning a home of contentment and peace.
    p. 199.9

There are no more uses of "content" flagged with this meaning in Running in the Family.

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  • If I wanted permission to do something such as go for a dance I would ask him then, for at that moment he was most content with things.
    p. 195.4
  • Maratina filled a bucket with water and flung the contents towards our cowering screaming bodies.
    p. 138.3
  • He was content though.
    p. 197.9

There are no more uses of "content" in Running in the Family.

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