thankful adjective definition in Happiness topic from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


 adjective: Happiness topic
pleased about something good that has happened, or something bad that has not happened thankful (to do something) I was thankful to see they'd all arrived safely. thankful (for something) He wasn't badly hurt—that's something to be thankful for. She was thankful for the darkness which allowed her to slip away unnoticed. thankful (that…) I was thankful that he hadn't been hurt.