[ greyt-fuhl-nis ]
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  1. warm and deep appreciation for kindness received; gratitude or thankfulness: After working as a doctor in parts of Africa, I feel a new-found respect and gratefulness for the healthcare we receive here.

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  • o·ver·grate·ful·ness, noun

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