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ingratitude

[ in-grat-i-tood, -tyood ]
/ ɪnˈgræt ɪˌtud, -ˌtyud /
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Definition of ingratitude

noun
the state of being ungrateful; unthankfulness.
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Origin of ingratitude

First recorded in 1175–1225; Middle English word from Medieval Latin word ingrātitūdō.See in-3, gratitude
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British Dictionary definitions for ingratitude

ingratitude
/ (ɪnˈɡrætɪˌtjuːd) /

noun
lack of gratitude; ungratefulness; thanklessness
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