non gratifying

gratifying

[grat-uh-fahy-ing]
adjective
tending to gratify; giving or causing satisfaction; pleasing.

Origin:
1605–15; gratify + -ing2

gratifyingly, adverb
nongratifying, adjective
nongratifyingly, adverb
ungratifying, adjective


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gratifying (ˈɡrætɪˌfaɪɪŋ)
 
adj
giving one satisfaction or pleasure
 
gratifyingly
 
adv

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gratify
c.1540, "to show gratitude to," from L. gratificari "to do favor to, oblige, gratify," from gratus "pleasing" (see grace) + root of facere "make, do, perform" (see factitious). Meaning "to give pleasure to" is from 1568.
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