gratitude

(redirected from Thanksgiving (theology))
Also found in: Thesaurus, Encyclopedia.

grat·i·tude

 (grăt′ĭ-to͞od′, -tyo͞od′)
n.
The state of being grateful; thankfulness.

[Middle English, from Old French, probably from Late Latin grātitūdō, from Latin grātus, pleasing; see gwerə- in Indo-European roots.]
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

gratitude

(ˈɡrætɪˌtjuːd)
n
a feeling of thankfulness or appreciation, as for gifts or favours
[C16: from Medieval Latin grātitūdō, from Latin grātus grateful]
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014

grat•i•tude

(ˈgræt ɪˌtud, -ˌtyud)

n.
the quality or feeling of being grateful or thankful.
[1400–50; late Middle English < Medieval Latin grātitūdō= Latin grāt(us) thankful + -i- -i- + -tūdō -tude]
Random House Kernerman Webster's College Dictionary, © 2010 K Dictionaries Ltd. Copyright 2005, 1997, 1991 by Random House, Inc. All rights reserved.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.gratitude - a feeling of thankfulness and appreciationgratitude - a feeling of thankfulness and appreciation; "he was overwhelmed with gratitude for their help"
feeling - the experiencing of affective and emotional states; "she had a feeling of euphoria"; "he had terrible feelings of guilt"; "I disliked him and the feeling was mutual"
appreciativeness, gratefulness, thankfulness - warm friendly feelings of gratitude
ingratitude, ungratefulness - a lack of gratitude
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.

gratitude

noun thankfulness, thanks, recognition, obligation, appreciation, indebtedness, sense of obligation, gratefulness I wish to express my gratitude for everyone's kindness.
ingratitude, ungratefulness, unthankfulness
Collins Thesaurus of the English Language – Complete and Unabridged 2nd Edition. 2002 © HarperCollins Publishers 1995, 2002

gratitude

noun
The American Heritage® Roget's Thesaurus. Copyright © 2013, 2014 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
Translations
شُكْر، إمتِنان
vděčnost
taknemlighed
òakklæti
pateicība
hvaležnost
minnettarlıkşükran

gratitude

[ˈgrætɪtjuːd] Ngratitud f, agradecimiento m
he expressed his gratitude for Britain's supportexpresó su gratitud or agradecimiento por el apoyo de Gran Bretaña
he felt a sense of gratitude towards herse sentía agradecido hacia ella
there's or that's gratitude for you! (iro) → ¡así me/te lo agradecen!
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

gratitude

[ˈgrætɪtjuːd] ngratitude f
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

gratitude

nDankbarkeit f(to gegenüber)
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

gratitude

[ˈgrætɪtjuːd] ngratitudine f, riconoscenza
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

gratitude

(ˈgrӕtitjuːd) noun
the state of feeling grateful. I wish there was some way of showing my gratitude for all you have done for me.
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary © 2006-2013 K Dictionaries Ltd.