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English definition of “thankful”

thankful

adjective uk   /ˈθæŋk.fəl/ us  
C1 pleased or grateful for something: [+ that] I was thankful that the meeting didn't last long, because I had a train to catch.Relieved and thankful
thankfulness
noun [U] uk   /-nəs/ us  
Relieved and thankful
(Definition of thankful from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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