Translation of grateful in Spanish:

grateful

Pronunciation: /ˈgreɪtfəl/

adj

  • agradecido; [smile/glance] de gratitud or agradecimiento, agradecidoto be grateful (to sb) (for sth/-ing) I'm very grateful to you for your advice le agradezco mucho sus consejos, le estoy muy agradecido por sus consejos I'd be so grateful if you could do it te agradecería tanto que lo hicieras, te quedaría tan agradecida si lo hicieras just be grateful for what you've got! ¡da gracias (a Dios) por lo que tienes! I should be grateful if you would send me … [formal] le agradecería (que) me enviara … [formal]
    More example sentences
    • I know some of you have made heroic efforts to get here, and we are very grateful and appreciative of that.
    • To be offered a treat such as freshly baked shortbread is sure to raise a grateful smile.
    • She is also very appreciative of what you do for her and is grateful for my interest.

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