Definition of thanks
- return thanks before the meal
- many thanks
to express our thanks, we'd like to present you with this plaque
First Known Use: before 12th centurySee Words from the same year
: a good feeling that you have towards someone who has helped you, given something to you, etc.
: something done or said to express thanks
—used like “thank you” as a polite way of accepting or refusing an offer
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