ingrateful

Related to ingrateful: Disenroll, alleviated

ingrateful

(ɪnˈɡreɪtfʊl)
adj
ungrateful
References in classic literature ?
Therefore what he gives (Whose praise be ever sung) to man in part Spiritual, may of purest Spirits be found No ingrateful food: and food alike those pure Intelligential substances require As doth your Rational; and both contain Within them every lower facultie Of sense, whereby they hear, see, smell, touch, taste, Tasting concoct, digest, assimilate, And corporeal to incorporeal turn.
And thou, all-shaking thunder, Strike flat the thick rotundity o' th' world, Crack Nature's moulds, all germains spill at once, That makes ingrateful man
Dry up thy marrows, vines, and plough-torn leas, Whereof ingrateful man with liquorish draughts And morsels unctuous greases his pure mind, That from it all consideration slips
Lear invokes a thunderstorm to "Crack nature's moulds, all germens spill at once / That makes ingrateful man" (3.
For previous accusations in the press that John Tutchin belonged to the calves-head club, see Samuel Grascome, The Observator Observ'd: or, A Scourge For an Ingrateful Rebel .
Ingrateful Negro-kind, dart you your rage Against the beams that warm'd you, and the stage
Strike flat the thick rotundity o' the world, Crack nature's moulds, all germens spill at once That make ingrateful man
Is this the love, is this the recompense Of mine to thee, ingrateful Eve, expressed Immutable when thou wert lost, not I, Who might have lived and joyed immortal bliss, Yet willingly chose rather death with thee .