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thanks
American English: /θæŋks/
British English: /θaŋks/

Translation of thanks in Spanish:

plural noun

  • 1.1 (expression of gratitude) allow me to express my heartfelt thanks [formal]
    permítame expresarle mi más sincero agradecimiento [formal]
    a letter/speech of thanks
    una carta/unas palabras de agradecimiento
    received with thanks is that all the thanks I get?
    ¿es así cómo se me lo agradece?
    I did all I could to help him and small o [ironic] much thanks I got for it
    hice todo lo que pude por ayudarlo y fíjate cómo me lo agradeció
    you won't get any thanks
    no te lo van a agradecer
    to give thanks to God/for something
    dar gracias a Dios/por algo
    Example sentences
    • 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.
    1.2 (as interjection) thanks!
    ¡gracias!
    thanks very much o a lot!
    ¡muchas gracias!
    thanks a million!
    ¡mil gracias!
    ¡un millón de gracias!
    you can cook supper tonight — oh, thanks a lot o a bundle! [ironic]
    tú haces la cena esta noche — ¡hombre, muchas gracias! or ¡mira qué bien! [irónico]
    thanks for nothing!
    ¡muchas gracias! [irónico]
    many thanks (for something/-ing)
    1.3thanks to thanks to you we got there on time
    gracias a ti llegamos puntuales
    it's thanks to you that we're in this mess [ironic]
    estamos metidos en este lío gracias a ti [irónico]
    no thanks to you!
    ¡no será gracias a ti or por ti precisamente!
    it's no thanks o it's small thanks to you that we got the contract
    no fue gracias a ti que conseguimos el contrato

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