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gratitude

grat·i·tude

gratitude

 
pronunciation:
grae tih tud
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part of speech: noun
definition: the feeling of being thankful; gratefulness.
Gemma expressed her gratitude for her presents by writing her friends thank-you notes.
synonyms:
gratefulness, thankfulness
similar words:
acknowledgment, appreciation, recognition
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The word gratitude contains the following parts:
grat Latin root that means pleasing