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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ingratitude, ungratefulnessnoun

    a lack of gratitude


  1. ungratefulnessnoun

    The state of being ungrateful.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Ungratefulnessnoun

    Can I, without the detestable stain of ungratefulness, abstain from loving him, who, far exceeding the beautifulness of his shape with the beautifulness of his mind, is content so to abase himself as to become Dametas’s servant for my sake. Philip Sidney.


  1. ungratefulness

    Ungratefulness refers to the state or condition of not showing or expressing gratitude, appreciation, or thankfulness for the kindness, benefits, or favors received from others. It involves a lack of acknowledgment and regard for the effort and goodwill others have expended on one's behalf.

Editors Contribution

  1. Ungratefulness

    A habitual act of being unappreciative or unthankful for something done for oneself or for someone else. It is synonymous with ingratitude.

    Emeasoba George

    Submitted by emeasoba_g on February 25, 2018  

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ungratefulness in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ungratefulness in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of ungratefulness in a Sentence

  1. Jacqueline Job:

    Denying God is the greatest sign of ungratefulness.

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