malcontent

[mal-kuhn-tent]
adjective
1.
not satisfied or content with currently prevailing conditions or circumstances.
2.
dissatisfied with the existing government, administration, system, etc.
noun
3.
a malcontent person, especially one who is chronically discontented or dissatisfied.

Origin:
1575–85; < Middle French, Old French; see mal-, content2

malcontentedly, adverb
malcontentedness, noun


3. grumbler, complainer, faultfinder.
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malcontent (ˈmælkənˌtɛnt)
 
adj
1.  disgusted or discontented
 
n
2.  a person who is malcontent
 
[C16: from Old French]

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malcontent
1581, from Fr., from O.Fr. malcontent, from mal- (q.v.) + content. The adj. is attested from 1586.
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Example sentences
The malcontent do not feel satisfied, and seem to be preparing for a sudden
  onslaught of some kind.
Many students had made it clear that while they were in agreement with its
  content, they were not willing to play the malcontent.
Malcontent plants have been chatting among themselves forever.
Gaining a reputation as a malcontent will not enhance your career.
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