Mawson, C.O.S., ed. (18701938). Rogets International Thesaurus. 1922.
Class VI. Words Relating to the Sentient and Moral Powers
Section III. Sympathetic Affections
4. Retrospective Sympathetic Affections
GRATITUDE, gratefulness, thankfulness; feeling of -, sense of- obligation.
acknowledgment, recognition, thanks-giving, giving thanks; thankful good will.
THANKS, praise, benediction; pæan; Te Deum (worship) [See Worship]; grace, - before meat, - after meat; thank offering; requital.
BE GRATEFUL &c. adj.; thank; give -, render -, return -, offer -, tender- thanks &c. n.; acknowledge, requite.
feel -, be -, lie- under an obligation; savoir gré [F.]; not look a gift horse in the mouth; never forget, overflow with gratitude; thank -, bless- ones stars; fall on ones knees.
GRATEFUL, thankful, obliged, beholden, indebted to, under obligation
THANKS! many thanks! gramercy! much obliged! thank you! thank Heaven! Heaven be praised!
Now, God be praised, the day is ours.Macaulay
The still small voice of gratitude.Gray
Alas! the gratitude of men Hath often left me mourning.Wordsworth