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Wordnet 3.0


1. feeling or showing gratitude;
- Example: "a grateful heart"
- Example: "grateful for the tree's shade"
- Example: "a thankful smile"
[syn: grateful, thankful]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Thankful \Thank"ful\, a. [AS. [thorn]ancfull.] 1. Obtaining or deserving thanks; thankworthy. [R.] [1913 Webster] Ladies, look here; this is the thankful glass That mends the looker's eyes; this is the well That washes what it shows. --Herbert. [1913 Webster] 2. Impressed with a sense of kindness received, and ready to acknowledge it; grateful. [1913 Webster] Be thankful unto him, and bless his name. --Ps. c. 4. [1913 Webster] -- Thank"ful*ly, adv. -- Thank"ful*ness, n. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

thankful adj 1: feeling or showing gratitude; "a grateful heart"; "grateful for the tree's shade"; "a thankful smile" [syn: grateful, thankful] [ant: thankless, ungrateful, unthankful]