Gratitude vs Thanksgiving - What's the difference?

gratitude | thanksgiving |


As nouns the difference between gratitude and thanksgiving

is that gratitude is the state of being grateful while thanksgiving is an expression of gratitude.

gratitude

Noun

(-)
  • The state of being grateful.
  • Synonyms

    * appreciation * thankfulness * gratefulness

    Antonyms

    * ingratitude

    thanksgiving

    English

    Proper noun

    (wikipedia Thanksgiving) (en proper noun)
  • (Canada, US) Thanksgiving Day, celebrated on the second Monday of October in Canada, and on the fourth Thursday of November in the United States.
  • (Canada, US) The long weekend which includes Thanksgiving Day: Thanksgiving weekend.
  • Derived terms

    * American Thanksgiving * Canadian Thanksgiving