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1. malcontent

adjective. ['ˌmælkənˈtɛnt'] discontented as toward authority.

Synonyms

  • disaffected
  • discontent
  • discontented
  • rebellious

Antonyms

  • stranger
  • introvert
  • withholder
  • male

Etymology

  • content (English)
  • contente (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • mal- (English)
  • mal- (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

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Words that Rhyme with Malcontent

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Example sentences of the word malcontent


1. Noun, singular or mass
The interviewer might also wonder if you a malcontent who might cause problems if you are hired.

2. malcontent

noun. ['ˌmælkənˈtɛnt'] a person who is discontented or disgusted.

Synonyms

  • someone
  • soul
  • pettifogger
  • sorehead
  • squabbler
  • caviler
  • caviller
  • quibbler
  • person
  • individual
  • somebody

Antonyms

  • loser
  • unemotional person
  • worker
  • extrovert

Etymology

  • content (English)
  • contente (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • mal- (English)
  • mal- (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
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