debt of gratitude

noun phrase

Definition of debt of gratitude

: appreciation or thanks that someone should give another person We owe them a debt of gratitude for all the help they've given us.

Learn More About debt of gratitude

Dictionary Entries Near debt of gratitude

debt monetization

debt of gratitude

debt of honor

See More Nearby Entries 

Statistics for debt of gratitude

Cite this Entry

“Debt of gratitude.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/debt%20of%20gratitude. Accessed 17 Sep. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Difficult Spelling Words Quiz

  • alphabet pasta spelling help
  • Which is the correct spelling?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
 AlphaBear 2

Spell words. Make bears.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!