ungrateful, thankless, unthankful(adj)
not feeling or showing gratitude
"ungrateful heirs"; "How sharper than a serpent's tooth it is / To have a thankless child!"- Shakespeare
"I will not perform the ungrateful task of comparing cases of failure"- Abraham Lincoln
not grateful; not expressing gratitude; a dissatisfied person.
not grateful; not thankful for favors; making no returns, or making ill return for kindness, attention, etc.; ingrateful
unpleasing; unacceptable; disagreeable; as, harsh sounds are ungrateful to the ear
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
un-grāt′fōōl, adj. not feeling or manifesting gratitude: disagreeable, irksome: not repaying one's labour, thankless.—n. Ungrate′, an ungrateful person.—adj. ungrateful.—adv. Ungrate′fully.—n. Ungrate′fulness.
The numerical value of ungrateful in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of ungrateful in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
I have learnt silence from the talkative, toleration from the intolerant, and kindness from the unkind yet strange, I am ungrateful to these teachers.
I have learnt silence from the talkative, toleration from the intolerant, and kindness from the unkind; yet strange, I am ungrateful to these teachers.
I have learned silence from the talkative, toleration from the intolerant, and kindness from the unkind; Yet strange, I am ungrateful to those teachers.
We the willing, led by the unknowing, are doing the impossible for the ungrateful. We have done so much, with so little, for so long, we are now qualified to do anything, with nothing.
So how can you possibly be ungrateful in my situation? How can you possibly take this for granted? since the time he was [diagnosed], he’s been enthusiastic, and happy, and I’m not kidding.
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