unthankful

adjective
un·​thankful | \ "+ \

Definition of unthankful

1 : not such as to call for thanks : disagreeable, thankless, unpleasant an unthankful assignment
2 : not giving thanks : unappreciative an unthankful child

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Other Words from unthankful

unthankfully \ "+ \ adverb
unthankfulness noun

History and Etymology for unthankful

Middle English, from un- entry 1 + thankful

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“Unthankful.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unthankful. Accessed 28 Oct. 2020.

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