Bedeutung von “thank you” im Essential American English Dictionary

thank you

exclamation us /ˈθæŋk ˌju/

A1 used to tell someone that you are happyabout something he or she has given you or done for you:

Thank you / very much for the birthday card.
“I can babysit on Friday.” “Oh, thank you!”
no, thank you

A2 used to politely refuse someone’s offer:

“Would you like something to eat?” “No, thank you.”

(Definition von “thank you exclamation” aus dem Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)