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Synonyms, antonyms, and related words for gratitude

An expression, derived from thank-you, to express appriciation.
Hey, thanks for the gift!
by Freak Obscene April 29, 2004
ap·pre·ci·a·tion   uh-pree-shee-ey-shuhn

noun
1.
gratitude; thankful recognition: They showed their appreciation by giving him a gold watch.
2.
the act of estimating the qualities of things and giving them their proper value.
3.
clear perception or recognition, especially of aesthetic quality: a course in art appreciation.
4.
an increase or rise in the value of property, goods, etc.
5.
critical notice; evaluation; opinion, as of a situation, person, etc.
I HAVE COME TO FIND OUT THAT SOMETIMES I GET NO appreciation FOR THINGS I HAVE DONE OR I DO
by sturgeon bait January 30, 2012
1. an expresion of gratitude used primarily as a formal, friendly, social obligation.
2.When used in it's true form (not merely out of obligation) it is an expresion of respect and appreciation to another soul (and simultaneously to all beings) for the unconditional kindness that has been bestowed upon you.
1. (delivery person hands man package) man: "Thank you!"

2. (parents tolerate spoiled bratty kid for 20 years and teach kid how to not be so spoiled and bratty) Kid: "Thank you."
by ss September 17, 2003
nature's way of tricking people into reproducing
by Anonymous April 07, 2003
An expression, derived from thank-you, to express appriciation.
Hey, thanks for the gift!
by Freak Obscene April 29, 2004
1.AppreciateVN(not used in the progressive tenses)to recognize the good qualities of sb/sth

2.(not usually used in the progressive tenses)to be grateful for sth that sb has done;to welcome sth

3.(not used in the progressive tenses)to understand that sth is true
1.
1.You can´t really appreciate foreign literature in translation.
2.Her family doens´t appreciate her.

2.
1.VNI´d appreciate some help.
2.V-ingI don´t appreciate being treated like a second-class citizen.
3.VN-ingWe would appreciate you letting us know of any problems.

3.
1.VNWhat I failed to appreciate was the distance between the two cities.
2.V wh-I don´t think you appreciate how expensive it will be.
by Twigy April 11, 2009
sitting on a grate, eating too much grate, working with grates too much.
shaun: I'm grateful .
bob: why are you grateful , Shaun?
shaun: i ate too much grates.
bob: what will your farts smell like?
shaun: plastic grateful.
by fingertip July 27, 2008
a physical way of showing just how much you love someone. Its a fondness that consumes you. Wanting to touch, tickle, kiss, hug, or hold.
My lover's constant affection is a great reminder of how much he cares for me.
by CountryAngel September 12, 2006