Definition of thankfully
1 : in a thankful manner spoke thankfully
2 : as makes one thankful graceless stadiums … thankfully going out of fashion — R. G. Echevarriá thankfully, those opinions are advanced with graceful prose — Ken Auletta
Examples of thankfully in a sentence
The instructions were thankfully simple.
I always receive your calls thankfully.
Before 12th Century
First Known Use of thankfully
before 12th century
THANKFULLY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of thankfully for English Language Learners
: in a way that makes you feel thankful
: with a feeling of thanks
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