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gratitude

grat·i·tude

gratitude

 
pronunciation:
grae tih tud
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part of speech: noun
definition: the state or feeling of being thankful or appreciative; gratefulness.
I don't know how to express my gratitude for what you've done for me.She felt tremendous gratitude to her parents for helping her through school.
synonyms:
gratefulness, thankfulness, thanks
similar words:
acknowledgment, appreciation, obligation, recognition
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grat Latin root that means pleasing