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1content/ˈkɑːnˌtɛnt/noun
pluralcontents
1content
/ˈkɑːnˌtɛnt/
noun
pluralcontents
Learner's definition of CONTENT  
contents [plural]  : the things that are in something
◊ A table of contents is a list that is placed at the beginning of some books. It shows how the book is divided into sections and at which page each section begins.
[noncount]  : the ideas, facts, or images that are in a book, article, speech, movie, etc.
[noncount]  : the amount of something that is in something else
— compare 4content
2content/kənˈtɛnt/adjective
2content
/kənˈtɛnt/
adjective
Learner's definition of CONTENT  
not used before a noun[more content; most content]
: pleased and satisfied : not needing more
3content/kənˈtɛnt/verb
contentscontentedcontenting
3content
/kənˈtɛnt/
verb
contentscontentedcontenting
Learner's definition of CONTENT  
[+ object]formal
: to make (someone) pleased and satisfied : to make (someone) content

content yourself with

: to be satisfied with (something that is less than or different from what you really want) : to accept (something) as being enough
4content/kənˈtɛnt/noun
4content
/kənˈtɛnt/
noun
Learner's definition of CONTENT  
[noncount]literary
: a feeling of being pleased and satisfied : the state of being content

to your heart's content

— see heart
— compare 1content
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