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Thank is sometimes a misspelling of thanks or think.

The word thank is considered to be an easy one, according to the Dale-Chall word list, which includes 3000 words that all fourth-grade American students should know and understand.

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Definition of the noun thank

What does thank mean as a name of something?


  1. [obsolete] An expression of appreciation; a thought.

Definition of the verb thank

What does thank mean as a doing word?

Thank is one of the top 1000 most common verbs. It is used mostly in speech, being one of the top 50 most common verbs in spoken English.View more statistics!

verb - inflections: thanked | thanking | thanks

  1. express gratitude or show appreciation to


"Thank" a.k.a. "Tank!" is a composition, cataloged instance.


Thank a.k.a. tumor necrosis factor (ligand) superfamily, member 13b is a gene.

  • also known as tumor necrosis factor (ligand) superfamily, member 20; TNF homolog that activates apoptosis; dendritic cell-derived TNF-like molecule; B-lymphocyte stimulator; tumor necrosis factor-like protein ZTNF4; DTL precursor; ApoL related ligand TALL-1; TNF and ApoL-related leukocyte expressed ligand 1; B-cell activating factor

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Google previewA compleat system of husbandry and gardening; or the gentleman's companion, in the business and pleasure of a country life. [The dedication is signed J. W., i.e. J. Worlidge. Fifth edition.] (1716)

by J. W.

'Thank is a common, Covering in most parts, 'yet is some to be preferred before others 2, the best that Ihave seen is that which is called Helm, that is, long and stiff Wheat-straw (with the Ears cut off) bound up in Bundles unbruised, which well ...

Google previewChambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary (part 4 of 4: S-Z and supplements)

by Various

Thank ...

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Usage statistics about thank

The following statistics are based on the British National Corpus, so they are representative for the British English from the later part of the 20th century, both spoken and written.

Usage statistics for the verb thank:

spoken English88.61%written English11.39% conversational speech37.1%task-oriented speech62.9% imaginative writing85.28%informational writing14.72%

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Quotes about thank


Thank G-d I can still walk
Thank G-d I can still see
Thank G-d I can still think
Thank G-d I am still me. (Shalom Freedman)
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Scrabble value of T1H4A1N1K5

The value of this 5-letter word is 12 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

Anagrams of THANK

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