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Thankless wretch

A person who shows no gratitude.  Synonyms: ingrate, ungrateful person.

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"Thankless wretch" Quotes from Famous Books

... Vine, Which grew where suns most genial shine, And formed a thick and matted bower Which might have turned a summer shower, Was saved by ruinous assault. The hunters thought their dogs at fault, And called them off. In danger now no more The Stag, a thankless wretch and vile, Began to browse his benefactress o'er. The hunters listening the while, The rustling heard, came back, With all their yelping pack, And seized him in that very place. "This is," said he, "but justice, in my case. Let every black ingrate Henceforward profit ...
— The Talking Beasts • Various

Words linked to "Thankless wretch" :   ingrate, persona non grata, unwelcome person

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