- The definition of contentment is the state of being satisfied or the source of satisfaction.
An example of contentment is being completely happy.
- the state, quality, or fact of being contented
- Archaic a satisfying or being satisfied
Origin: Middle English contentement ; from Old French
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- The state of being contented; satisfaction.
- A source of satisfaction: the contentments of a comfortable retirement.