- When you are OK with the recovery you are being offered in a settlement for a lawsuit and you are willing to accept the terms, this is an example of a time when you are contented with the settlement.
- When you are warm and cozy under a blanket in front of a fire with someone you love, this is an example of a time when you are contented.
The definition of contented is someone satisfied with a situation or someone who is happy and at-ease.
having or showing no desire for something more or different; satisfied: a contented look
Satisfied with things as they are; content: a contented expression on the child's face.
- simple past tense and past participle of content
(comparative more contented, superlative most contented)