III. SYMPATHETIC AFFECTIONS
2. Retrospective sympathetic affections
acknowledgment, recognition, thanksgiving, giving thanks; thankful good will.
thanks, praise, benediction; paean; Te Deum (worship) [more]; grace, grace before meat, grace after meat; thank offering.
feel under an obligation, be under an obligation, lie under an obligation; savoir gr�; not look a gift horse in the mouth; never forget, overflow with gratitude; thank one's stars, bless one's stars; fall on one's knees.