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contenting, present participle; contented, past tense; contents, 3rd person singular present; contented, past participle;
  1. Satisfy (someone)
    • - nothing would content her
  2. Accept as adequate despite wanting more or better
    • - we contented ourselves with a few small purchases
  1. The things that are held or included in something
    • - he unscrewed the top of the flask and drank the contents
    • - he picked up the correspondence and scanned the contents
  2. The amount of a particular constituent occurring in a substance
    • - milk with a low-fat content
  3. A list of the titles of chapters or sections contained in a book or periodical
    • - the contents page
  4. Information made available by a website or other electronic medium
    • - online content providers
  5. The substance or material dealt with in a speech, literary work, etc., as distinct from its form or style
    • - the outward form and precise content of the messages

  1. a list of divisions (chapters or articles) and the pages on which they start