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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

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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. Pete Buttigieg:

    Thanks to you, a campaign that some said shouldn't be here at all, has shown that we are here to stay, so many of you turned out -- diehard Democrats, independents unwilling to stay on the sidelines, and even some newly former Republicans ready to vote for a politics defined by how many we call in, instead of by who we push out.

  2. Manning Ruff:

    When we arrived at the ER they said we are going to give you pain medicine and he said no thanks just get it out.

  3. Justin Rose:

    I was kind of having a little fun with it, thanks, tipping the cap to the silence, but to be fair, Dustin Johnson's caddie, his brother, he kind of gave me a little round of applause there. So the guys were having a bit of fun with the unique environment that we were dealing with.

  4. Candace Cameron Bure:

    I don't know why my kids block me on their Stories because I still see them on my other work Instagram, thanks for blocking Mom.

  5. Dani Lever:

    He is in good spirits and thanks everyone for their support and best wishes.

Images & Illustrations of thanks

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