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grat·i·fy

 (grăt′ə-fī′)
tr.v. grat·i·fied, grat·i·fy·ing, grat·i·fies
1. To please or satisfy: My good grades gratify my parents. See Synonyms at please.
2. To give in to (a desire); indulge: He gratified his curiosity by going to the exhibit.
3. Archaic To reward.

[Middle English gratifien, to favor, from Latin grātificārī : grātus, pleasing; see gwerə- in Indo-European roots + -ficārī, -fy.]

grat′i·fi·ca′tion (-fĭ-kā′shən) n.
grat′i·fi′er n.
grat′i·fy′ing adj.
grat′i·fy′ing·ly adv.

gratified

(ˈɡrætɪfaɪd)
adj
pleased or satisfied
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.gratified - having received what was desired
pleased - experiencing or manifesting pleasure

gratified

adjective
Having achieved satisfaction, as of one's goal:
Translations
راضٍ، مَسْرور
potěšený
glad
kielégített
ánægîur
džiuginantisnudžiugęs
apmierinātsiepriecināts

gratified

[ˈgrætɪfaɪd] ADJcontento, satisfecho

gratified

[ˈgrætɪfaɪd] adj (= pleased) → très satisfait(e)
to be gratified (that) ... → être satisfait(e) que ...
to be gratified to hear (that) ... → apprendre avec plaisir que ...

gratified

[ˈgrætɪˌfaɪd] adjsoddisfatto/a

gratified

(ˈgrӕtifaid) adjective
pleased. I was gratified at the response to my letter.
ˈgratifying adjective
causing pleasure or satisfaction. a gratifying result.
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It was the perfect occasion for a much acclaimed honoree to pat herself on the back as she gratifiedly and satisfiedly looked back on a golden career teeming with hits and awards aplenty, ranging from the sublime to the 'ridicuous'-that her exceptional talent also made sublime!
We checked with the Catholic Congress' head of promotions, Elvira Go, and she gratifiedly shared with us that both foreign and Filipino delegates have informed her that the spiritual interaction has had many beneficial effects in their communal and personal lives.