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thankless

thank·less

thankless

 
pronunciation:
thaengk lihs
features:
Word Combinations (adjective)
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: not likely to receive appreciation or reward.
a thankless task
definition 2: not feeling or showing appreciation; ungrateful.
his thankless son
antonyms:
appreciative, grateful, thankful
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derivations: thanklessly (adv.), thanklessness (n.)