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Origin of gratitude
Examples from the Web for ungratitude
(turning away sullenly) I'll take nothing from you, Honor, but what I got already enough—and too much of—and that's ungratitude.Tales And Novels, Volume 8 (of 10)|Maria Edgeworth
Word Origin for gratitude
mid-15c., "good will," from Middle French gratitude (15c.) or directly from Medieval Latin gratitudinem (nominative gratitudo) "thankfulness," from Latin gratus "thankful, pleasing" (see grace). Meaning "thankfulness" is from 1560s.