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Princeton's WordNet

  1. thanksnoun

    an acknowledgment of appreciation

  2. thanksnoun

    with the help of or owing to

    "thanks to hard work it was a great success"

Wiktionary

  1. thanksnoun

    An expression of gratitude.

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

    Etymology: From the þancian, from þankōnan, from þankaz, from tong-.

  2. thanksnoun

    Grateful feelings or thoughts.

    Etymology: From the þancian, from þankōnan, from þankaz, from tong-.

  3. thanksinterjection

    Used to express appreciation or gratitude.

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

    Etymology: From the þancian, from þankōnan, from þankaz, from tong-.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Thanks

    of Thank

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. thanks

    Public acknowledgments for gallant actions.

Editors Contribution

  1. thanks

    An expression of appreciation.

    They always said thanks to the lady in the shop as she was so kind and helpful.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 22, 2020  

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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

How to pronounce thanks?

  1. Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Indian

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of thanks in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of thanks in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of thanks in a Sentence

  1. Derek Sherron:

    Under the guidance of his own doctors, he is now in stable condition and good spirits. He thanks his fans for their everlasting support, prayers and well wishes.

  2. Alex Hirsch:

    Apparently' happiest place on earth' meant' straightest,' thanks to Dana Terrace and team, there are explicitly queer animated main character on Disney TV.

  3. Alice Childress:

    A gift - be it a present, a kind word or a job done with care and love - explains itself... and if receivin' it embarrasses you, it's because your 'thanks box' is warped.

  4. Alin Gragossian:

    Because of getting that heart, here I am just living my life again, and I'm doing literally everything that I was doing just before my heart stopped. And that's all thanks to my organ donor and her family.

  5. Grand Slam:

    It was something unbelievable to have these feelings, to make me feel these emotions so strongly, thanks guys.

Images & Illustrations of thanks

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