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content

4 verb
     
content4 [transitive]
1

content yourself with (doing) something

to do or have something that is not what you really wanted, but is still satisfactory:
Mr Lal has been asking for more responsibility, but has had to content himself with a minor managerial post.
2 formal to make someone feel happy and satisfied:
I was no longer satisfied with the life that had hitherto contented me.

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