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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

In a manner not likely to be appreciated or rewarded; Also: In an ungrateful manner

Usage examples (38)
  • Adjective : a thankless job. ,a thankless child
  • People strove tirelessly and thanklessly for electoral reform.
  • It is nice to see Judge Moore working, thanklessly, to turn back the tide.
  • Everyone I know suffered thanklessly, tirelessly and endlessly working for Sven. for more
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