Two children express their gratitude to their dad.
The definition of gratitude is a feeling of being thankful and appreciative.
An example of gratitude is how someone would feel if their friend did something exceptionally nice for them.
a feeling of thankful appreciation for favors or benefits received; thankfulness
Origin of gratitudeFrench from Medieval Latin gratitudo from Classical Latin gratus, pleasing: see grace
The state of being grateful; thankfulness.
Origin of gratitudeMiddle English from Old French probably from Late Latin grātitūdō from Latin grātus pleasing ; see gwerə-2 in Indo-European roots.
- The state of being grateful.