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Definitionnot grateful — typically inappropriately so
- My sufferings were augmented also by the oppressive sense of the injustice and ingratitude of their infliction.Chapter 16 (69% in)
- A murmur of approbation followed Elizabeth's simple and powerful appeal, but it was excited by her generous interference, and not in favour of poor Justine, on whom the public indignation was turned with renewed violence, charging her with the blackest ingratitude.Chapter 8 (46% in)
- He could have endured poverty, and while this distress had been the meed of his virtue, he gloried in it; but the ingratitude of the Turk and the loss of his beloved Safie were misfortunes more bitter and irreparable.Chapter 14 (78% in)
There are no more uses of "ingratitude" in Frankenstein.
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