What does the word thankful mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • Thankfulness.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Grateful.

Usage examples for thankful

  1. " Let us be thankful for so much," said I cheerfully. – Blindfolded by Earle Ashley Walcott
  2. How thankful he was when his feet touched bottom, no one but himself ever knew! – The Lure of the Dim Trails by by (AKA B. M. Sinclair) B. M. Bower
  3. Dinner alone with Everard,- well, at least let her be thankful that he hadn't arrived a few minutes later and found her actually sitting in his chair. – Vera by Elisabeth von Arnim