Examples of ungrateful in a Sentence
I don't mean to seem ungrateful.
the park's custodial staff has the ungrateful job of cleaning up after the Independence Day party is over
Recent Examples of ungrateful from the Web
Unsatisfying job, ungrateful children, all around him a nation in decline.
Most long-suffering Venezuelans will remain justifiably ungrateful.
Having already served as Hand of the King to his ungrateful nephew Joffrey (R.I.P., you little shit), Tyrion is back in the throes of court intrigue as Daenerys’s newly appointed Hand of the Queen.
Noriega felt the United States was ungrateful for his past intelligence help.
Since then, Mladenovic has been critical of her fellow French players for skipping the Fed Cup — a group that this year includes Garcia — calling it ungrateful after the French federation has invested so much money in their development.
How about the Carnegie Deli that those ungrateful New Yorkers allowed to close last year after 79 years?
Ser Davos has had a rough few years, all in service to an ungrateful king who ended up dead.
How else will your unborn albeit already ungrateful kids get in? 7.
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First Known Use of ungrateful
Related Wordsuncredited, underappreciated, underrated, undervalued, unnoticed, unrecognized, unrewarded, unsung, unvalued
Near Antonymscredited, esteemed, honored, prized, recognized, regarded, rewarded, valued; creditable, meritorious, praiseworthy
UNGRATEFUL Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of ungrateful for English Language Learners
: not feeling or showing thanks for favors, gifts, etc. : not grateful
UNGRATEFUL Defined for Kids
Definition of ungrateful for Students
- an ungrateful child
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