Meaning of malcontent

mal•con•tent

Pronunciation: (mal"kun-tent'), [key]
— adj.
  1. not satisfied or content with currently prevailing conditions or circumstances.
  2. dissatisfied with the existing government, administration, system, etc.
—n.
  1. a malcontent person, esp. one who is chronically discontented or dissatisfied.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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