grat·i·fy || 'grætɪfaɪ v. satisfy, please, fulfill, gladden, delight

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  • Gratified — Grat i*fied, a. Pleased; indulged according to desire. Syn: Glad; pleased. See {Glad.} [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • gratified — index complacent, proud (self respecting) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • gratified — adj. 1) gratified at, by, over, with (gratified at the outcome) 2) gratified to + inf. (we were gratified to learn that our proposal has been accepted) 3) gratified that + clause (I am gratified that you can come) * * * by over with (gratified at …   Combinatory dictionary

  • Gratified — Gratify Grat i*fy, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Gratified}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Gratifying}.] [F. gratifier, L. gratificari; gratus pleasing + ficare (in comp.) to make. See { fy}.] 1. To please; to give pleasure to; to satisfy; to soothe; to indulge; as,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • gratified — See grateful, gratified …   Dictionary of problem words and expressions

  • gratified — un·gratified; …   English syllables

  • gratified — (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective Having achieved satisfaction, as of one s goal: content, fulfilled, happy, satisfied. See HAPPY …   English dictionary for students

  • gratified — adjective having received what was desired (Freq. 1) • Similar to: ↑pleased …   Useful english dictionary

  • gratified his hunger — satisfied his hunger, ate until he was no longer hungry; fulfilled his desire …   English contemporary dictionary

  • grateful, gratified — Grateful is an adjective indicating appreciation of personal kindness: I am grateful for your thoughtful response to my appeal. Grateful is a synonym of thankful, indebted, and obliged. Gratified is a verb form, the past tense and past participle …   Dictionary of problem words and expressions

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