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Webster's 1828 Dictionary

THANK'FULNESS,n. Expression of gratitude; acknowledgment of a favor.
1. Gratitude; a lively sense of good received.
The celebration of these holy mysteries being ended, retire with all thankfulness of heart for having been admitted to that heavenly feast.

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

n
1: warm friendly feelings of gratitude [syn: gratefulness, thankfulness, appreciativeness]

Merriam Webster's

noun see thankful

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Thankful Thank"ful, a. [AS. [thorn]ancfull.] 1. Obtaining or deserving thanks; thankworthy. [R.] Ladies, look here; this is the thankful glass That mends the looker's eyes; this is the well That washes what it shows. --Herbert. 2. Impressed with a sense of kindness received, and ready to acknowledge it; grateful. Be thankful unto him, and bless his name. --Ps. c. 4. -- Thank"ful*ly, adv. -- Thank"ful*ness, n.

Soule's Dictionary of English Synonyms

n. Gratitude (with a desire to acknowledge it), sense of obligation, feeling of obligation.



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