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ingratitude

[in-grat-i-tood, -tyood] /ɪnˈgræt ɪˌtud, -ˌtyud/
noun
1.
the state of being ungrateful; unthankfulness.
Origin
1175-1225
1175-1225; Middle English < Medieval Latin ingrātitūdō. See in-3, gratitude
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ingratitude

/ɪnˈɡrætɪˌtjuːd/
noun
1.
lack of gratitude; ungratefulness; thanklessness
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Word Origin and History for in gratitude
ingratitude
1340, from O.Fr. ingratitude (13c.), from L. ingratitudinem (nom. ingratitudo), from ingratus (see ingrate).
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