What does the word grateful mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • Gratefulness.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Having or expressing a due sense of benefits received; thankful.

Usage examples for grateful

  1. I, at least, am grateful for that. – Rossmoyne by Unknown
  2. We are very grateful, of course, but it's impossible. – Mortmain by Arthur Cheny Train
  3. And I shall get more and more grateful to her as the weeks go on. – Miss Merivale's Mistake by Mrs. Henry Clarke