thank-fully

thankful

[thangk-fuhl]
adjective
feeling or expressing gratitude; appreciative.

Origin:
before 900; Middle English; Old English thancful. See thank, -ful

thankfully, adverb
thankfulness, noun
superthankful, adjective
superthankfully, adverb
superthankfulness, noun


beholden, obliged. See grateful.
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thankful (ˈθæŋkfʊl)
 
adj
grateful and appreciative
 
'thankfulness
 
n

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thankful
O.E. þancfulle; see thank + -ful. Related: Thankfully; thankfulness.
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