thankful

[ thangk-fuhl ]
/ ˈθæŋk fəl /

adjective

feeling or expressing gratitude; appreciative.

Origin of thankful

before 900; Middle English; Old English thancful. See thank, -ful

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British Dictionary definitions for thankful

thankful

/ (ˈθæŋkfʊl) /

adjective

grateful and appreciative

Derived Forms

thankfulness, noun
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