malcontent

 /ˈmælkənˌtɛnt/

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WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2016
mal•con•tent /ˌmælkənˈtɛnt/USA pronunciation   adj. 
  1. not satisfied with current conditions.

n. [countable]
  1. a malcontent person.

WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2016
mal•con•tent  (mal′kən tent),USA pronunciation adj. 
  1. not satisfied or content with currently prevailing conditions or circumstances.
  2. dissatisfied with the existing government, administration, system, etc.

n. 
  1. a malcontent person, esp. one who is chronically discontented or dissatisfied.
mal′con•tented•ly, adv. 
mal′con•tented•ness, n. 
  • Middle French, Old French; see mal-, content2
  • 1575–85
    • 3.See corresponding entry in Unabridged . grumbler, complainer, faultfinder.


Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::

malcontent /ˈmælkənˌtɛnt/ adj
  1. disgusted or discontented
n
  1. a person who is malcontent
Etymology: 16th Century: from Old French



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