What does Thank mean?

Definitions for Thank
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Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Thank.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. thank, give thanks(verb)

    express gratitude or show appreciation to

Webster Dictionary

  1. Thank(noun)

    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. Thank(noun)

    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  

British National Corpus

  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

How to pronounce Thank?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say Thank in sign language?

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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. Enes Kanter:

    Sadly none of this is in my country but it's just amazing to see support from not just two of these gentlemen but from my teammates, from my coaches and from all these fans, so that is why I cannot thank America enough.

  2. Alyssa Milano:

    Thank God I have the husband that I have and that we laugh together about everything, [Elizabella] projectile-vomited all over the back of this realtor’s car.

  3. Chris Christie:

    Republicans now need to say, thank you, Mr. President Joe Biden, for your service. Thank you for the good things you did while you're in office that we agree with, and we now need to move on to make sure that we're stating Republican principles that matter to the people in this country... and the fundamental challenge for Republicans is to move on, move on.

  4. Fernando Montoya:

    Thank God he is fine, even though he got shot, he's OK. He's going to walk out on his feet.

  5. The British prime minister:

    I thank you because so many millions and millions of people across this country have been doing the right thing, millions going through the hardship of self-isolation faithfully, patiently, and with thought and care for others as well as themselves.

Images & Illustrations of Thank

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