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un-þancweorþ

  • adjective
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un-þancweorþ, -wirþe; adj.
Ungrateful; ingratus.
not agreeable, unacceptable
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  • Gemágnys is ðam sóðan Déman gecwéme, þeáh ðe heó mannum unðancwurðe sý,

      Homl. Th. ii. 126, 3.
thankless
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  • Wé wǽron unðancwurðe, and wendon ús fram Criste, ac hé ús gesóhte, Basil admn. 4; Norm. 42, 5.
  • God, se ðe dæghwomlíce getíðaþ weldǽda unðancwurðum (cf. ipse benignus est super ingratos,

      Lk. 6, 35), Homl. Th. ii. 418, 23.
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v.  þanc-weorþ.
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  • un-þancweorþ, adj.