Usage examples for ingrates

  1. It is because there are so many ingrates and so many four flushers that so few succeed. – Dollars and Sense by Col. Wm. C. Hunter
  2. " I've had telegrams from the three people I mentioned to you, Barnes, and the damned ingrates refuse to join us unless they get their railroad fares to Crowndale. – Green Fancy by George Barr McCutcheon
  3. Yet base ingrates now, You are ravaging the soil of your preservers. – Lysistrata by Aristophanes Commentator: Jack Lindsay
  4. They never have lived before their frantic passion,- the ingrates! – Monsieur Cherami by Charles Paul de Kock
  5. The matter is that those Rislers are certainly ingrates or egotists, and, beyond all question, exceedingly ill- bred. – Fromont and Risler, Complete by Alphonse Daudet Last Updated: March 3, 2009
  6. Yet the spur of vanity, which clipped into me at thought of myself thrown down and out by these cheap ingrates and scoundrels, had almost instantly ceased to sting; and my sense of weary disgust had returned. – The Plum Tree by David Graham Phillips
  7. No, no, indeed; we could not possibly forget you or Uncle Albert, who has been so very kind to us; if we could we ought to be considered the basest of ingrates. – Mildred's New Daughter by Martha Finley
  8. Ingrates, fools, and traitors! – The Garden of Eden by Max Brand
  9. " You must try and forget how those ingrates have abused you, Mr. Britt. – When Egypt Went Broke by Holman Day
  10. But it seems to me that when I merely tried to mitigate the terrible news imparted by Dick, you are rank ingrates for questioning my far less doubtful story. – The Siege of the Seven Suitors by Meredith Nicholson
  11. Generally speaking, about all the real pleasure a grand llama of politics finds in life, is in counting his ingrates- his governors and senators and congressmen! – In the Heart of a Fool by William Allen White
  12. No one enjoys dealing with ingrates. – Marjorie Dean, High School Junior by Pauline Lester
  13. The earl disdained pursuing the war of words, and answering coldly, The Neviles are more famous for making ingrates than asking favours. – The Last Of The Barons, Complete by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  14. I've done with serving a lot of ingrates. – Janice Meredith by Paul Leicester Ford