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ingrate
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Candide
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  • "Do you believe," said Candide, "that men have always massacred each other as they do to-day, that they have always been liars, cheats, traitors, ingrates, brigands, idiots, thieves, scoundrels, gluttons, drunkards, misers, envious, ambitious, bloody-minded, calumniators, debauchees, fanatics, hypocrites, and fools?"

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  • And just when he had gotten it to the point of learning to eat nothing at all, the ingrate up and died.
    Jane Yolen  --  The Devils Arithmetic
  • They found out we had my father in Comfort Hill and that I rarely visited, and thus 1 was an ingrate dad-abandoner.
    Gillian Flynn  --  Gone Girl

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