Definitions for thanks

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. thanks(noun)

    an acknowledgment of appreciation

  2. thanks(noun)

    with the help of or owing to

    "thanks to hard work it was a great success"

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. thanks(interjection)θˈæŋks

    used to say you are grateful; = thank you

    Thanks for all the cards and flowers.; Thanks for warning me.

  2. thanksθˈæŋks

    used to politely accept sth; = thank you

    "Would you like some cake?" "Thanks, it looks delicious"

  3. thanksθˈæŋks

    used to politely say "no" to an offer

    "Do you need help?" "No, thanks, I'm fine."

  4. thanks(noun)θˈæŋks

    words used to thank sb

    Our thanks go out to all the volunteers.


  1. thanks(Noun)

    An expression of gratitude.

    After all Iu2019ve done, a simple acknowledgment is all the thanks I get?

  2. thanks(Noun)

    Grateful feelings or thoughts.

  3. thanks(Interjection)

    Used to express appreciation or gratitude.

    Could you give me a hand, please? u2014 Yes, sure. u2014 Thanks.

  4. Origin: From the þancian, from þankōnan, from þankaz, from tong-.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Thanks

    of Thank

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'thanks' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2181

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'thanks' in Written Corpus Frequency: #535

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'thanks' in Nouns Frequency: #754

Translations for thanks

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


thank you

Thanks (very much) for your present; Thanks a lot!; No, thanks; Yes, thanks.

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