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Synonyms for complacency
kəmˈpleɪ sən si; -sənscom·pla·cen·cy

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English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. complacency

    Synonyms:
    approval, contentment, delight, gratification, pleasure, satisfaction

    Antonyms:
    displeasure, grudge, irritation, offense, pique, resentment, umbrage

Princeton's WordNet

  1. complacency, complacence, self-complacency, self-satisfactionnoun

    the feeling you have when you are satisfied with yourself

    "his complacency was absolutely disgusting"

    Synonyms:
    self-satisfaction, self-complacency, complacence

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. complacencynoun

    Synonyms:
    satisfaction, gratification, pleasure, content, contentment

  2. complacencynoun

    Synonyms:
    civility, courtesy, politeness, complaisance

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Words popularity by usage frequency

rankingword
#2297approval
#3729satisfaction
#4192pleasure
#5346convenience
#9338delight
#18098indulgence
#21787sufficiency
#25345indifference
#35408gratification
#41894contentment
#42263complacency
#74912leniency
#119451overconfidence
#124872subservience
#274543complaisance

How to use complacency in a sentence?

  1. Claudine Gay:

    Regardless of what we eventually learn about these allegations, this is not a time for complacency.

  2. Michelle Erenberg:

    To me it feels like maybe there was some complacency among people in Louisiana, that,' Oh, the Louisiana politicians can pass these crazy laws, but you know, they'll be stopped in court,'.

  3. Charles Lamb:

    Nothing to me is more distasteful than that entire complacency and satisfaction which beam in the countenances of a newly married couple.

  4. Secretary General Elhadj:

    Now is the time to be even more vigilant, we all welcome the plateauing and the signs of declines we are seeing in some places ... but that should not be a reason for complacency.

  5. Amy Smith:

    To our understanding, this is the first mass grave that's been uncovered by Thai authorities. This demonstrates Thailand's level of complacency in conducting proper investigations.


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