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content 1

American English: /kənˈtɛnt/
British English: /kənˈtɛnt/


  • (predicative) to be content with something
    estar contento con algo
    I'm quite content with my new job
    estoy muy contento con mi nuevo trabajo
    not content with raising taxes …
    no contentos con subir los impuestos …
    he's content to look after the children
    está contento cuidando a los niños
    Example sentences
    • But ten days ago both sides were quite content with the result, both realising that they had come perilously close to losing.
    • We have had the investment for only a month and we are quite content with it.
    • Australia's politicians and their advisers seem very content with our present defence policies and prescriptions.

transitive verb

reflexive verb

  • to content oneself with something/-ing
    contentarse or conformarse con algo/+ infinitive
    you'll have to content yourself with a little less to start with
    para empezar te tendrás que contentar con un poco menos
    Example sentences
    • Don't content yourself with an adequate performance from yourself or your students.
    • I contented myself with not doing a very good job on the canteen chairs.
    • In the meantime, content yourself with what you imagined it would've sounded like.


  • uncountable (contentment) [literary]
    Example sentences
    • That's unfair - the more so because it was Stern's style and content of speech that made him rich in the first place.
    • Angelina's family background informed the style and content of her literary works.
    • Yet despite all that it probably was still the speech of his life - strong on content if short on style.
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content 2

American English: /ˈkɑntɛnt/
British English: /ˈkɒntɛnt/


  • 1
    also: contents plural
    (of box, bottle, book)
    contenidos (masculine plural)
    the house will be sold with its contents
    la casa se venderá con todos los muebles
    she read the contents of the letter
    leyó la carta
    contents 200 approx
    contenido: aprox 200
    (table of) contents
    (in magazine) sumario (masculine)
    Example sentences
    • Each section begins with its own table of contents and lists chapters and subchapters of that section.
    • There is certainly a detailed list of contents at the front of the book, but this is not an alphabetic index.
    • The search will produce a web page containing the book's table of contents, a sample chapter, and a list of the corporate sponsors.
  • 2 uncountable 2.1 (amount contained) sugar/lead content
    contenido de azúcar/plomo
    vitamin content the silver content of the alloy
    la cantidad or proporción de plata que contiene la aleación
    Example sentences
    • All orders come packaged in the eponymous brown box and wrapped in parcel paper - but their contents include a dazzling array of delights.
    • Firebugs who torched a double garage wrecked the contents, including a car and a freezer packed with food, it was revealed today.
    • Christina had crawled off of her bed and packed a bag to take with her, its contents including enough money to return to Los Angeles.
    2.2 (substance)
    Example sentences
    • Besides, the fat content was too low for long-term use.
    • Also, because of its low fat content, they are considered the most digestible and least likely to bring about sickness.
    • Eat meals with a low fat content, and avoid coffee, chocolate, milk, alcohol, nicotine and tomatoes.
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