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    Subtle word

    I am searching for a "nice" word to describe an ungrateful or unappreciative person. Can you help me? I am trying to let someone know that they are being this way without just being mean about it. Is there a word that is a little more subtle that I can use?


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    Re: Subtle word

    Quote Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
    I am searching for a "nice" word to describe an ungrateful or unappreciative person. Can you help me? I am trying to let someone know that they are being this way without just being mean about it. Is there a word that is a little more subtle that I can use?


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    Maybe you could let us have the sentence you plan on saying when you meet up with said person ?
    I'm afraid any of my suggestion would be way too candid otherwise.

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    Re: Subtle word

    There is no "nice" way to tell a person that he is not being "nice."

    Perhaps you could say that he is acting "unappreciative" to the nice things given to him, or is acting "socially indifferent, " "lacking manners."

    "Stop being a brat" would work, too!

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    Re: Subtle word

    "Inconsiderate" could also be used.

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