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Princeton's WordNet

  1. thanks(noun)

    an acknowledgment of appreciation

  2. thanks(noun)

    with the help of or owing to

    "thanks to hard work it was a great success"

Wiktionary

  1. thanks(Noun)

    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. thanks(Noun)

    Grateful feelings or thoughts.

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

  3. thanks(Interjection)

    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  

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

How to say thanks in sign language?

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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. Ken Leslie:

    Thanks to so many Americans who care, it thrills us to know that over 2,100 formerly homeless veterans in 18 states will be able to honor their fallen comrades this Memorial Day in a place called home.

  2. Martha Burk:

    I just don't have any doubt about that at all if no public pressure or international spotlight had been shined on it thanks to us they would still be doing the same thing and getting away with it, i'm sorry I'm just not buying it.

  3. Eugen Weinberg:

    Risk appetite among financial investors is now likely to remain high thanks to the deal between the U.S. and China and the forthcoming end to the Brexit cliffhanger, this will also benefit the oil price.

  4. Smithe195:

    Howdy! Would you mind if I share your blog with my twitter group? Theres lots of people that I believe would really enjoy your content. Please let me know. Thanks eacffkedkbdcbabe

  5. quickbooks support:

    It’s hard to find educated people on this subject, but you sound like you know what you’re talking about! Thanks

Images & Illustrations of thanks

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