Meaning of “thankful” in the English Dictionary

(Definition of “thankful” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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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)