What does Thank mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. thank, give thanksverb

    express gratitude or show appreciation to

Webster Dictionary

  1. Thanknoun

    a expression of gratitude; an acknowledgment expressive of a sense of favor or kindness received; obligation, claim, or desert, or gratitude; -- now generally used in the plural

  2. Thanknoun

    to express gratitude to (anyone) for a favor; to make acknowledgments to (anyone) for kindness bestowed; -- used also ironically for blame

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Thank

    thangk, v.t. to express gratitude for a favour.—n. (usually in pl.) expression of gratitude for favour received, often elliptically=My thanks to you.—adj. Thank′ful, full of thanks: grateful.—adv. Thank′fully.—n. Thank′fulness.—adj. Thank′less, unthankful: not expressing thanks or favours: not gaining thanks.—adv. Thank′lessly, in a thankless manner: unthankfully.—ns. Thank′lessness, the state of being thankless: ingratitude; Thank′-off′ering, an offering made to express thanks for mercies received; Thanks′giver, one who gives thanks, or acknowledges a favour; Thanks′giving, act of giving thanks: a public acknowledgment of divine goodness and mercy: a day set apart for this, esp. that in the United States on the last Thursday of November: a form of giving thanks, a grace, that form preceding the last two prayers of morning or evening prayer or of the litany—the General Thanksgiving; Thank′worthiness, the state of being thankworthy.—adj. Thank′worthy, worthy of, or deserving, thanks.—n. Thank′-you-ma'am, a ridge or hollow across a road—from the sudden bobbing of the head of a person in a vehicle crossing it. [A.S. thanc, thonc, will, thanks; cog. with Ger. dank; from the root of think.]

Editors Contribution

  1. thank

    To express gratitude.

    We do thank all our family when we all share time together, we bring food, share time, laugh, play and enjoy the unity of adults and children united.

    Submitted by MaryC on April 19, 2020  

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  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Thank' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1633

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Thank' in Written Corpus Frequency: #198

  3. Verbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Thank' in Verbs Frequency: #173

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Thank in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Thank in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of Thank in a Sentence

  1. Terry Crews:

    It made a difference, and I thank each and every person that’s standing up here right now because they gave me the strength to do that along with all of women who came forward in the #MeToo movement where I got a ton of my strength from. It’s funny because I was actually talking about this stuff with the cast members the day before I went public with my tweets. He continued :.

  2. Kelly Amar:

    She just wanted to say thank you to us because as you know this past year has been very hectic, this was her way of giving back and this really helps us because this has been a really hard year for all of us. Its a great thank you for all of us.

  3. JusCollege:

    Due to recent COVID-19 concerns, the remaining Spring Break trips are being postponed until a later date in 2020, we understand that this situation is frustrating and were doing our best to support you, our customer. We will send key updates via email. We thank you for your cooperation and patience during this time.

  4. Anonymous:

    Do something today that your future self will thank you for.

  5. Donald Trump:

    Thank you, Huma. Thank you, Anthony.

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