What does thanks mean?

Definitions for thanks
thanks

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word thanks.

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?

  1. thanks

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. Neil Diamond:

    My thanks goes out to my loyal and devoted audiences around the world. You will always have my appreciation for your support and encouragement.

  2. Tayla Harris:

    I love it when a mum or a young daughter and son says to me' thanks for standing up to what you stood up for,' if my example is going to help someone in any way, I would be happy to go through it all again. I'd rather not, but there's been so many amazing messages. It's been an eye-opening experience.

  3. Brian Tracy:

    Develop an attitude of gratitude, and give thanks for everything that happens to you, knowing that every step forward is a step toward achieving something bigger and better than your current situation.

  4. Sunday Purdy:

    My dad reassured me that before he gave it to me he put the through much worse. Thanks dad!

  5. Becky Stewart:

    Becky recalled. Shawn and Becky Stewart with daughter Maddie, now age three. The East Stroudsburg parents recently coordinated for two cosplay actors dressed as Disney's Cinderella and Moana to give their young daughter a birthday shoutout. (SWNS) CLICK HERE FOR FOX NEWS CONTINUING CORONAVIRUS COVERAGE In a larger sense, the grateful parent voiced her thanks for those going above and beyond to brighten up childrens birthdays and milestones amid the darkness of the pandemic. This is such a difficult time for everyone, so its really phenomenal that Maddie and other kids still get to have something special happen on their birthdays. It definitely made my daughters day.

Images & Illustrations of thanks

  1. thanksthanksthanksthanksthanks

Popularity rank by frequency of use

thanks#1#877#10000

Translations for thanks

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for thanks »

Translation

Find a translation for the thanks definition in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:


Discuss these thanks definitions with the community:

0 Comments

    Citation

    Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

    Style:MLAChicagoAPA

    "thanks." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2020. Web. 1 Dec. 2020. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/thanks>.

    Are we missing a good definition for thanks? Don't keep it to yourself...

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for thanks:


    Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.