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giving thanks

adjective as in thanking

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Now that giving thanks to God no longer plays a prominent role in American civic life, Whom or What do we thank on Thanksgiving?

There's little doubt that Salinger would not be giving thanks if he were still alive today.

But rather than giving thanks, hungry kids are pleading, ‘Please, first lady, may I have some more?’

Sometimes it is hard to remember that Thanksgiving is not about food, but in fact, about giving thanks.

My own dear love, whilst I am looking at this soldier's medal, my heart is giving thanks that the lightning spared you to me.

Giving thanks for these to God, he was delivered from the yoke of servitude.

Paul was giving thanks under his breath, and watching the fire with awe-stricken eyes.

Among the most famous of his works is a cywydd “begging for a fishing-net,” and another giving thanks for the same.

Nothing, he would doubtless have said, is worth disputing in disproof of, which if proved would not be worth giving thanks for.


On this page you'll find 123 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to give thanks, such as: acknowledge, enjoy, welcome, be appreciative, be indebted, and be obliged.

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