Definitions for gratefulˈgreɪt fəl

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word grateful

Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. grateful, thankful(adj)

    feeling or showing gratitude

    "a grateful heart"; "grateful for the tree's shade"; "a thankful smile"

  2. grateful(adj)

    affording comfort or pleasure

    "the grateful warmth of the fire"

WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. grateful(Adjective)

    Showing appreciation, being thankful.

    I'm grateful that you helped me out. Is there any way I can repay you?

  2. grateful(Adjective)

    Recognizing the importance of a source of pleasure.

  3. grateful(Adjective)

    Pleasing, welcome.

  4. Origin: from + -ful.

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Grateful(adj)

    having a due sense of benefits received; kindly disposed toward one from whom a favor has been received; willing to acknowledge and repay, or give thanks for, benefits; as, a grateful heart

  2. Grateful(adj)

    affording pleasure; pleasing to the senses; gratifying; delicious; as, a grateful present; food grateful to the palate; grateful sleep

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'grateful' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3683

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'grateful' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2536

  3. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'grateful' in Adjectives Frequency: #476


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