Example sentences for: discontent

How can you use “discontent” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Probably the most distinct theme to emerge thus far among the leading challengers to quasi-incumbent Al Gore in the 2000 presidential race is that the material wealth of America in the 1990s has brought with it a sense of spiritual discontent.

  • Bernbach and his colleagues had discovered, as Frank puts it, "the magic cultural formula by which the life of consumerism could be extended indefinitely, running forever on the discontent that it had itself produced."

  • The U.S. concern, says the Times , is that such supplies might shore up Slobodan Milosevic's political position by alleviating public discontent.

  • The seeds of discontent with absolutist rule were sown.

  • A growing discontent with the model, in addition to greater awareness of ecological interactions, however, prompted Worm and his Dalhousie University colleague Ransom Myers to question the sustainability of the single-species approach.


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