Obtaining or deserving thanks; thankworthy. (adjective)
Examples of word thankful
"I _am_ thankful for that," broke in Felix, "most _thankful_!
I remain thankful to so many across this state and nation for their words of encouragement and prayers during this difficult time.
I am, in short, thankful for private-property markets that are the main driving force behind these and many other anti-pollutants -- a force so powerful that we today enjoy the incredible luxury of being able to worry, should we so choose, about very distant and very speculative forms of environmental problems such as species loss and global warming.
Nagi is again thankful for his rescue and says he wants to repay him.
Until then, I just keep hoping that Republicans will stop caring about what Ted Kennedy will say and remain thankful because it could be far worse.