- Contained within limits; hence, having the desires limited
by that which one has; not disposed to repine or grumble; satisfied;
contented; at rest. - To satisfy the desires of; to make easy in any situation;
to appease or quiet; to gratify; to please. - To satisfy the expectations of; to pay; to requite.
2. Content [n.]
- That which is contained; the thing or things held by a
receptacle or included within specified limits; as, the contents of a
cask or bale or of a room; the contents of a book. - Power of containing; capacity; extent; size. - Area or quantity of space or matter contained within
certain limits; as, solid contents; superficial contents. - Rest or quietness of the mind in one's present condition;
freedom from discontent; satisfaction; contentment; moderate happiness. - Acquiescence without examination. - That which contents or satisfies; that which if attained
would make one happy. - An expression of assent to a bill or motion; an
affirmative vote; also, a member who votes "Content.".