Thankful in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Thankful

Showing appreciation or gratitude. | (obsolete) Obtaining or deserving thanks; thankworthy.

Short Example Sentences for Thankful

  • 1. How thankful they were! 🔊
  • 2. She was more than thankful that they were not alone. 🔊
  • 3. He had much to be thankful for. 🔊
  • 4. Lessingham was almost thankful to escape. 🔊
  • 5. I was duly thankful for the shelter we had found. 🔊
  • 6. Let us be thankful we have fallen to better times. 🔊
  • 7. Be thankful that one of us is, dear! 🔊
  • 8. So he held his tongue, thankful to have escaped so easily. 🔊
  • 9. Well, I am thankful for your promise of silence. 🔊
  • 10. But there he was wrong, I am thankful to say. 🔊
  • 11. It were perhaps more modest to be singly thankful that we are no worse. 🔊
  • 12. I am most thankful indeed for my escape from death or maiming. 🔊
  • 13. She was only too thankful to have her doubts treated with supreme disdain. 🔊
  • 14. I am very thankful to number them among my tenants and people. 🔊
  • 15. Let him go, child; and be thankful that you have escaped from a villain. 🔊
  • 16. Because, I am thankful to say, your life is no longer in danger. 🔊
  • 17. I am truly thankful that I have been permitted to make this trip to Jerusalem. 🔊
  • 18. I should be very glad and thankful for a daughter of mine to marry Mr. Bragg. 🔊
  • 19. I'm as thankful to you, as if I left you to starve: but I won't take it. 🔊

How to use Thankful in Sentences?

  • 1. I am most thankful to be able to sit down once more to write to you all but unharmed. 🔊
  • 2. We may be very thankful that his charges against our order were gross exaggerations. 🔊
  • 3. There are all degrees in poetry, and we must be thankful for every beautiful talent. 🔊
  • 4. I was very thankful for the accident which, the conductor said, had delayed the train. 🔊
  • 5. Think of the little one, and let us be thankful that we belong to a superior race. 🔊
  • 6. She would say no more; and Father Taylor was devoutly thankful for her forbearance. 🔊
  • 7. He will never see his mother again; if he can sing, I must not hinder it, but be thankful for it. 🔊
  • 8. Robert, I am thankful you have never been entangled by one of those ugly girls at Smokethwaite. 🔊
  • 9. But he was thankful to get away by himself at last and give up the wretched pretence of good spirits. 🔊
  • 10. She ought to have been thankful to have their help and advice, as they had practically run the parish for years. 🔊
  • 11. This well had been sunk by the county for the convenience of travelers, and we were mighty thankful to find it. 🔊
  • 12. But, my brother always said he was thankful for the respite and time for thought which they gave him. 🔊
  • 13. I am thankful none of my children will be birds," and he proudly smoothed down his velvet coat. 🔊
  • 14. The cabriolet is bouncing about on the cobblestones of the old-fashioned street, and the doctor is thankful for the physical jar. 🔊
  • 15. Then she lifted it, and a radiant smile passed over her face, a smile as of assurance and thankful joy. 🔊
  • 16. What is there to do, except to be thankful that a discerning Providence has put it out of your power to injure me. 🔊