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Usage Examples for GRATIFICATION

  1. Pamela noticed the look of gratification, almost of pride, which shone at once on Millie's face, and her heart sank. - "The Truants" by A. E. W. (Alfred Edward Woodley) Mason
  2. From these circumstances taken together, we perceive, that the grouping of objects, when once they are individually familiar, is never a difficult task, but is rather one of gratification and pleasure;- and we also are taught, that the amount of knowledge thus pleasantly communicated to a child may be most extensive and valuable, while the materials necessary for the purpose, being comparatively few, may be previously rendered familiar with very little exertion. - "A Practical Enquiry into the Philosophy of Education" by James Gall