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306. Gratitude

  1. agrimony traditional symbol for gratitude. [Flower Symbolism: Flora Symbolica, 172]
  2. Androcles because he had once extracted a thorn from its paw, the lion refrained from attacking Androcles in the arena. [Rom. Lit.: Brewer Dictionary, 33]
  3. Canticle of the Sun, The St. Francis of Assisis pantheistic hymn of thanks. [Christian Hagiog.: Bishop, 296]
  4. Hannah jubilantly thankful to God for giving son.
  5. Magwitch, Abel amply repays Pip for having helped him when in desperate straits. [Br. Lit.: Dickens Great Expectations ]
  6. Noahs altar built to thank God for safe landing. [O. T.: Genesis 8:2021]
  7. Thanksgiving Day American holiday acknowledging Gods favor. [Am. Culture: Brewer Dictionary, 1071]

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gratitude

grat·i·tude / ˈgratəˌt(y)oōd/ • n. the quality of being thankful; readiness to show appreciation for and to return kindness: she expressed her gratitude to the committee for their support.

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gratitude

gratitude †favour, free gift; gratefulness. XVI. — F. gratitude or medL. grātitūdō, f. grātus; see GRATEFUL, -TUDE.

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gratitude

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