Today’s word of the day is ‘Gratification‘ Let us understand more about this word.
Gratification [ grat-uh-fi-key-shuhn ]
What is this word’s grammar?
The word is a noun, i.e., it is the main subject of a sentence.
Does the word have a past tense? What is it?
No, the word is a noun. Therefore, it does not have a past form.
How is the word pronounced in popular languages?
1. Hindi – Santushti
2. Spanish – Gratificación
3. French – Gratification
4. Mandarin – Mǎnzú gǎn
How to use this word in a sentence?
1. Immediate gratification is an important part of our culture.
2. From childhood I had longed to see something of the world, and this excursion to Paris was the first gratification of that wish.
3. Mr Dean did not believe in sudden conversion but he expressed gratification.
4. Among other extras, the little fellow’s hair was treated to a liberal supply of eau de cologne, to his huge gratification.
5. He interpreted religion in a way that would give the greatest possible gratification to his senses.
What are some synonyms of the word of the day?
Some synonyms of the word are:
What are some antonyms of the word of the day?
Some antonyms of the word are:
dissatisfaction, sadness, sorrow, unhappiness, woe, depression, failure, disappointment, upset etc.
My scientific studies have afforded me great gratification; and I am convinced that it will not be long before the whole world acknowledges the results of my work.
"Wealth is not simply gratification; wealth is power…This power…is monopolized to a degree that is simply unbelievable until one studies it."
W. E. B. Du Bois, 1948 pic.twitter.com/fUnGYekALt
— W. E. B. Du Bois Center (@DuBoisUMass) March 31, 2021