English noun: gratification
|1.||gratification (state) state of being gratified or satisfied|
|Samples||Dull repetitious work gives no gratification.|
To my immense gratification he arrived on time.
|Broader (hypernym)||emotional state, spirit|
|Narrower (hyponym)||comfort, quality of life|
|2.||gratification (act) the act or an instance of satisfying|
|Narrower (hyponym)||head trip, humoring, indulgence, indulging, pampering, pleasing, satiation, self-gratification|