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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR UNGRATEFUL

My master would deem me ungrateful, Ambrose break his heart.

How ungrateful to that God, who blessed them with such talents!

I respect and love her with all my soul:—I should be a most ungrateful wretch if I did not.

Do not consider me as your master—your tyrant; do not imagine that I think you ungrateful!

I should be the most ungrateful wretch in the world, if I were to make him unhappy.

Though every sinner be ungrateful, yet every sinner is not a monster of ingratitude.

Can I be ungrateful, disobedient to him who was a father to me?

Sir,—You must by this time have set me down as one of the most ungrateful of men.

Poor, ill-advised, ungrateful Armour came home on Friday last.

I should be ungrateful were I not proud of this great demonstration.

WORD ORIGIN

1550s, from un- (1) "not" + grateful. Related: Ungratefully.

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