Thesaurus / contentment
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Unless cats are hungry or mating or directly threatened, they default to a condition of rest or contentment or tranquility — basically the opposite of humans.
EVERYTHING IS AWFUL. HERE’S A Q&A WITH A PHILOSOPHER ABOUT WHY CATS RULE.SEAN ILLINGJANUARY 15, 2021VOX
Fogel includes footage of Khashoggi sinking into this big, puffy chair, his face radiant with contentment he feels he has finally earned, just within reach.
THE DISSIDENT BRINGS A HUMAN TOUCH TO THE STORY OF MURDERED JOURNALIST JAMAL KHASHOGGISTEPHANIE ZACHAREKJANUARY 11, 2021TIME
The speech came to an abrupt end when, losing her balance, she fell to the ground, and lay there in drunken contentment.
THE GARRET AND THE GARDENR.M. BALLANTYNE
And a hint of mothering contentment stole sweetly over him behind this shadowy yet genuine consolation.
THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
He succeeded, however, and soon was puffing clouds of pungent smoke into the air with the utmost contentment.
An industrious housewife, she hummed the hymns of contentment and peace from morning till evening.
MADAME ROLAND, MAKERS OF HISTORYJOHN S. C. ABBOTT
Following this he sighed with a great contentment and twiddled his bare toes openly and flagrantly in the eyes of all Coldriver.
SCATTERGOOD BAINESCLARENCE BUDINGTON KELLAND
Thrse, now serving her guests, now one of them herself, is content; and contentment is better than joy.
CHILD LIFE IN TOWN AND COUNTRYANATOLE FRANCE
In fact riding seemed to bring to her the only contentment she had known since she had come to the Greek Letter Ranch.
MYSTERY RANCHARTHUR CHAPMAN
She could not speak, but, with a sigh of contentment, allowed her head to fall upon the broad bosom of her son.
HUNTED AND HARRIEDR.M. BALLANTYNE
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