expressing one's gratitude or thanks: a thank-you note.


an expression of thanks, as by saying “thank you”: I never got so much as a thank-you for helping him.

Nearby words

  1. thanjavur,
  2. thank,
  3. thank god,
  4. thank one's lucky stars,
  5. thank you,
  6. thank-you-ma'am,
  7. thankee,
  8. thankful,
  9. thankfully,
  10. thankless

Origin of thank-you

1785–95 for def 2; noun and adj. use of verb phrase thank you Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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