ungrateful


ungrateful

adjective

Definition of UNGRATEFUL

1
not likely to be appreciated by those who benefit <the park's custodial staff has the ungrateful job of cleaning up after the Independence Day party is over>
Antonyms appreciated
2
not showing gratitude <although the food was being provided for free, the ungrateful recipients could not refrain from complaining that it was not to their liking>
Related Words rude, thoughtless, ungracious

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up ungrateful? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).