thanklessly
adverb see thankless

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Thanklessly — Thankless Thank less, a. 1. Not acknowledging favors; not expressing thankfulness; unthankful; ungrateful. [1913 Webster] That she may feel How sharper than a serpent s tooth it is To have a thankless child! Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. Not obtaining… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • thanklessly — See thankless. * * * …   Universalium

  • thanklessly — adverb In a thankless manner, ungratefully …   Wiktionary

  • thanklessly — adv. ungratefully, unappreciatively; unrewardingly …   English contemporary dictionary

  • thanklessly — thank·less·ly …   English syllables

  • thanklessly — adverb see thankless …   Useful english dictionary

  • thankless — thanklessly, adv. thanklessness, n. /thangk lis/, adj. 1. not likely to be appreciated or rewarded; unappreciated: a thankless job. 2. not feeling or expressing gratitude or appreciation; ungrateful: a thankless child. [1530 40; THANK + LESS] Syn …   Universalium

  • thankless — adjective Date: 15th century 1. not likely to obtain thanks ; unappreciated < a thankless task > 2. not expressing or feeling gratitude ; ungrateful < how sharper than a serpent s tooth it is to have a thankless child Shakespeare > • thanklessly… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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