Usage examples for gratification

  1. She went to her father, and putting her arms round his neck, begged in her most coaxing tones for the gratification of her wish. – Elsie at Nantucket by Martha Finley
  2. He had merely intended a surprise and gratification to her. – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  3. If anyone wishes for entertainment, such as will prevent him feeling solitary even when he is alone, let me recommend the company of dogs, whose moral and intellectual qualities may almost afford delight and gratification – The Art of Literature by Arthur Schopenhauer