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Webster 1913 Edition


Ungrateful

Un-grate′ful

,
Adj.
1.
Not grateful; not thankful for favors; making no returns, or making ill return for kindness, attention, etc.; ingrateful.
South.
2.
Unpleasing; unacceptable; disagreeable;
as, harsh sounds are
ungrateful
to the ear
.
Un-grate′ful-ly
,
adv.
Un-grate′ful-ness
,
Noun.

Webster 1828 Edition


Ungrateful

UNGRA'TEFUL

, a.
1.
Not grateful; not feeling thankful for favors.
2.
Not making returns, or making ill returns for kindness.
3.
Making no returns for culture; as an ungrateful soil
4.
Unpleasing; unacceptable. Harsh sounds are ungrateful to the ear.

Definition 2021


ungrateful

ungrateful

English

Adjective

ungrateful (comparative more ungrateful, superlative most ungrateful)

  1. Not grateful; not expressing gratitude; a dissatisfied person.

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