Examples of thankful in a sentence
Everyone was thankful to hear the good news.
<we were thankful that someone else was footing the bill for the lavish wedding banquet>
Before 12th Century
First Known Use of thankful
before 12th century
THANKFUL Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of thankful for English Language Learners
: glad that something has happened or not happened, that something or someone exists, etc.
: of, relating to, or expressing thanks
THANKFUL Defined for Kids
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