Complete Definition of "thank"

English
see|thanks

Pronunciation
audio|en-us-thank.ogg|Audio (US)
Rhymes: Rhymes:English:-æÅk|-æÅk

Etymology 1
Old English þanc

Noun
en-noun

  1. obsolete An expression of appreciation; a thought.

Etymology 2
Old English þancian

Verb
en-verb

  1. express gratitude or appreciation to someone

#* She thanked him for the lift

  1. credit or hold something responsible

#* We can thank global warming for this weather

Translations
checktrans-top|express gratitude
Belarusian: дзÑкаваÑÑ
Bosnian: zahvaliti#Bosnian|zahvaliti
Czech: dÄkovat
Dutch: bedanken
Finnish: kiittää
French: remercier
German: danken, bedanken
Hindi: धनà¥à¤¯à¤µà¤¾à¤¦ दà¥à¤¨à¤¾ (dhanyavÄd denÄ), शà¥à¤à¥à¤°à¤¿à¤¯à¤¾ à¤à¤°à¤¨à¤¾ (shukriyÄ karnÄ)
Italian: ringraziare
Latin: gratias ago|grÄtiÄs agÅ
Norwegian: takke
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Portuguese: agradecer
Romanian: mulţumi
Russian: благодаÑиÑÑ
Serbian:

Slovak: ÄakovaÅ¥, poÄakovaÅ¥
Slovene: zahvaliti
Spanish: agradecer
Ukrainian: дÑкÑваÑи
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Related terms
thanks
thank you

Category:English transitive verbs
Category:Positive words


Scots

Verb
sco-verb|thanks|thankin|thankit|thankit

  1. to #English|thank

zh-min-nan:thank
fa:thank
fr:thank
io:thank
it:thank
hu:thank
ja:thank
simple:thank
fi:thank
ta:thank
te:thank
vi:thank

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