Definición de thanks en inglés:

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Pronunciación: /θaŋks/

plural sustantivo

1An expression of gratitude: festivals were held to give thanks for the harvest a letter of thanks
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • It came back on about half an hour earlier than predicted, so I suppose I can give thanks for that.
  • All were there to give thanks for their survival and to pay tribute to those who never returned from the beaches.
  • Hundreds turned out to pay tribute to a beloved former headteacher at a memorial service to give thanks for her life.
gratitude, gratefulness, appreciation;
acknowledgement, recognition, credit, hat tip
1.1 another way of saying thank you. thanks for being so helpful many thanks
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • So, even though I don't think the photos are that good, thanks for the compliments!
  • Many thanks for the kind comments in the guestbook and also by email.
  • There are far too many people in the band to answer that but thanks for asking.



no thanks to

Used to convey that someone has failed to contribute to, or has hindered, a successful outcome: we’ve won, but no thanks to you
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • It was no thanks to your driving that only you got hurt.
  • She is doing fine now, thank God, but it's no thanks to the lack of facilities for transport and radiotherapy.
  • It's a miracle we've escaped another hit, and it's no thanks to anything these clowns have done.

thanks a lot

Used to express a great deal of gratitude to someone: thanks a lot for all your help
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Thanks a lot for all of your advice.
  • Thanks a lot for all the encouragements!
  • Tony, thanks a lot for having me on the show today.
2.1Used ironically to express annoyance at someone who is to blame for something: thanks a lot for wasting my time
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Thanks a lot for those sleepless nights.
  • Thanks a lot for helping him perpetrate his immoral, illegal war on innocent people.
  • He didn't accept my dental insurance. Gee, thanks a lot.

thanks a million

informal Thank you very much.
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • Incidentally, thanks a million to my contributors, whoever you are.
  • I would just like to finish by saying thanks a million to all the staff; they are a credit to the Royal Bolton Hospital and to the town of Bolton and surrounding areas.
  • Anyhow, thanks a million for the comments left on my blog about getting well soon!
thank you, many thanks, thanks very much, thanks a lot, thank you kindly, much obliged, much appreciated, bless you
informal cheers, thanks a million
British informal ta

thanks to

As a result of; due to: it’s thanks to you that he’s in this mess
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Do you think that thanks to my confusion over this unsolicited piece of email I am now a marked man?
  • It was very painful when I first did it, but it's a lot easier now thanks to the painkillers.
  • I ended up walking about a mile out of my way, thanks to following the instructions given.
as a result of, owing to, due to, because of, through, by reason of, as a consequence of, in consequence of, on account of, by virtue of, by dint of


Old English thancas, plural of thanc '(kindly) thought, gratitude', of Germanic origin; related to Dutch dank and German Dank, also to think.

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