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"thankful" in British English

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thankfuladjective

uk   us   /ˈθæŋk.fəl/
C1 happy or ​grateful because of something: [+ that] I was thankful that the ​meeting didn't last ​long, because I had to get ​home.
thankfulness
noun [U] uk   us   /-nəs/
(Definition of thankful from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"thankful" in American English

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thankfuladjective

 us   /ˈθæŋk·fəl/
pleased or ​grateful: [+ that clause] I was thankful that ​school was over.
thankfully
adverb  us   /ˈθæŋk·fə·li/
It’s been hard ​work, but thankfully it’s ​finished.
(Definition of thankful from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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