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ingratitude
used in King Lear

3 uses
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Definition
not grateful — typically inappropriately so
  • Ingratitude, thou marble-hearted fiend, More hideous when thou show'st thee in a child Than the sea-monster!
    1.4 — Act 1 Scene 4 — A Hall in Albany's Palace (73% in)
  • —Monster ingratitude!
    1.5 — Act 1 Scene 5 — Court before the Duke of Albany's Palace (75% in)
  • —Filial ingratitude!
    3.4 — Act 3 Scene 4 — A part of the Heath with a Hovel. Storm continues (9% in)

There are no more uses of "ingratitude" in King Lear.

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