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OTHER WORDS FROM gratifyinggrat·i·fy·ing·ly, adverbnon·grat·i·fy·ing, adjectivenon·grat·i·fy·ing·ly, adverbun·grat·i·fy·ing, adjective
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Something that is gratifying gives or causes satisfaction. But calling something gratifying isn’t exactly the same as calling it pleasing or interesting. Find out why on Thesaurus.com.
Example sentences from the Web for gratifying
After years of development, it’s gratifying to see important and encouraging progress in this key system, which we hope will eventually open opportunities for other scientific missions in addition to NASA’s moon-Mars program.NASA completes key engine test of its massive SLS moon rocket|Christian Davenport|March 18, 2021|Washington Post
It’s even more gratifying if you correctly penciled them in on your bracket.March Madness bracket pool tips: A beginner’s guide to the 2021 NCAA tournament|Neil Greenberg|March 18, 2021|Washington Post
To be quite honest, leading from a place of vulnerability and fearlessness is often lonely, and yet it’s extremely gratifying and absolutely necessary.Communication and courage: The top 5 corporate leadership lessons from 2020|matthewheimer|December 31, 2020|Fortune
Moreover, the bill comes with a strong—and gratifying—range of bipartisan support, with both Democratic and Republican legislators cosponsoring the anti-corruption legislation.
How gratifying it would be to use the tough choices the virus has forced upon us to better prepare students for a future beyond the pandemic.An argument for giving kids open-book tests during the pandemic (and after)|Valerie Strauss|November 30, 2020|Washington Post
“It feels very gratifying having gotten here,” Condon says of his Broadway debut.
Less gratifying, though, was the vague reasoning she gave for leaving, essentially saying she likes the number 25.From David Letterman to Oprah, the Best TV Goodbye Announcements (VIDEO)|Kevin Fallon|April 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
More gratifying is that millions of people have heard of it.
Yet the tale baseball historians have pieced together is gratifying enough for it not to matter.The Myth of Jackie Mitchell, the Girl Who Struck Out Ruth and Gehrig|Adam Doster|May 18, 2013|DAILY BEAST
I love my job and have found work to be gratifying and even calming during periods when other parts of my life are far less so.One Reason Women Stay Home: Because It's Easier on Everyone|Megan McArdle|March 18, 2013|DAILY BEAST
That is a very lofty, poetical, and gratifying conception, but it is open to one fatal objection—it is not true.God and my Neighbour|Robert Blatchford
Edna had staked her father on his last venture, with the most gratifying results to both of them.The Awakening and Selected Short Stories|Kate Chopin
I confess that this reception is gratifying, and have no doubt but that you will also feel a pleasure in it.Life of Richard Trevithick, Volume II (of 2)|Francis Trevithick
I go into these details because it is my first public success, and consequently very gratifying.The Life & Letters of Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky|Modeste Tchaikovsky
To be called Thomas was gratifying, but the Mr. was quite overpowering and made Tom her ally at once.The Cromptons|Mary J. Holmes