Thankful in a sentence

The word "thankful" in a example sentences. Learn the definition of thankful and how to use it in a sentence.

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Definition of Thankful

  • Obtaining or deserving thanks; thankworthy.
  • Impressed with a sense of kindness received, and ready to acknowledge it; grateful.
  • feeling or showing gratitude

How to use thankful in a sentence. Thankful pronunciation.

That mind has generous moments, David, for he took to being thankful for thy knocks.
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So I must bend to my study of Arabic, which I am thankful I learned long ago.
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My Spark was very thankful that I suffer'd him to come off so well, and accordingly went to Bed.
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If it should happen that any gentleman of your acquaintance takes a fancy to L., and if it should come to anything, I'm sure both Mr. H. and me would be _most thankful_, and Mr. H. would behave handsome to her.
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No; Emmeline was thankful to say that she did not harbour base suspicions.
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They are the thankful record and tribute to the power of _persevering faith_.
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As usual, I made it a subject of prayer, and the result was that, in a short time, I was most unexpectedly, and without the least solicitation on my part, offered a much better position, in every respect, which, of course, I was only too thankful to accept.
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He was truly thankful to hear from human lips of her whereabouts; but said he knew she was not dead, and he would see her in the morning; for the Lord had been with him all night and assured him of it.
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A gar prayed to be fed with food convenient for him, and you may pray for the same, and what God gives you in answer to your prayer you will be thankful for.
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That state is surely best which keeps you dependent on God and thankful to Him, and so you shall find it to the end.
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With a thankful spirit she thought of her blessings, as she sat down to her little pile of mending.
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At length night came, when Loest and his literally worn out assistants, after having poured out their hearts in thankful adoration in family prayer, sat down to the first meal they had that day enjoyed in common.
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You may think that with thankful hearts they left the Loch Earn.
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I saw it at first as a man does who is living at his ease; at last, as a poor devil who is thankful for the institution of free lunches.
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I don't pretend to be sorry for her, and I am thankful to have been released from misery so much sooner than I deserved.
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He started slightly, bent his head and listened, but there was no repetition of the signal, for which Crazy Jane McCarthy was devoutly thankful.
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I'm thankful the girls were all on shore.
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But believing as he did in heaven and the holy Catholic Church to be the surest way of getting there, he had a great deal to be thankful for.
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Spangenberg came from Savannah to us, which made us very glad and thankful.
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In truth, from hell it reaches a paradise of delights, because for the thankful birds there is no paradise greater than freedom from the cage.
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Examples of Thankful

Example #1
Now for the strange thing I hinted.
Example #2
He welcomed me, and soon opened his whole mind.
Example #3
And I must not forget to say that I shall take with me on my journey that faithful Muslim Ebn Ezra.
Example #4
Soon I shall go into the desert upon a mission to the cities of the South, to Dongola, Khartoum, and Darfur and beyond; for there is trouble yonder, and war is near, unless it is given to me to bring peace.
Example #5
The next Morning I paid my Maid her Wage, and turn'd her off, not letting her so much as bid her Lover adieu.
Example #6
And this I enjoyn'd him, lest he should have told the Maid.