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. Jane Sanders:

    He's been spending the last couple of days just having a good time, talking to people, friends and family and so many well wishers that have called and his friends and then of course the well wishers that have tweeted, emailed, called, all of our phones. And we just really want to thank them.

  2. Heather Humphrey:

    You certainly kept your word, thank you for standing with us when peace was not the inevitable outcome.

  3. Csaba Halasz:

    This job chose me, it's hard but it's worth it. Relatives come and thank me every time. The profession just lured me in.

  4. Marlon Marshall:

    I am thrilled today to announce I will be returning to the management team of 270 Strategies, i want to thank the President for the opportunity to serve and Senior Advisor Valerie Jarrett for being an amazing boss and mentor.

  5. Thomas Markle:

    Sadly, my father will not be attending our wedding. I have always cared for my father and hope he can be given the space he needs to focus on his health, i would like to thank everyone who has offered generous messages of support. Please know how much Harry and I look forward to sharing our special day with you on Saturday.

Images & Illustrations of Thank

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