French translation of 'thankfully'
1. (= with relief) avec soulagement
We sat down thankfully. Nous nous sommes assis avec soulagement.
2. (= fortunately) heureusement
Thankfully, there were few victims. Il y eut fort heureusement peu de victimes.
3. (= gratefully) avec reconnaissance
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Example Sentences Including 'thankfully'
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Both are rare recorded side-effects thankfully.The Sun (2011)
It tasted fine though and thankfully they were so plied with decent red wine they just laughed about it.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Such moments were, thankfully, rare.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Thankfully I am now in a stable relationship and off the steroids and the drugs.The Sun (2015)
Thankfully, though, the very old mother is still a rarity.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
Thankfully, though, this final episode neatly wraps up most of the storylines.The Sun (2012)
The results flickered from compelling to catastrophic, though thankfully there was far more of the former.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
While deaths remain thankfully rare, injuries are common.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Now thankfully he's added goals.The Sun (2011)
Thankfully, though, the frustration is clearing.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
Thankfully, though, this is not another in the long line of acclaimed women jockeys withering on the vine of prejudice.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
Thankfully though, the duo's album has enough of its own to give punch.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
And yet while this is the second such tragedy in a month to hit a school coach, it remains a thankfully rare incident.The Sun (2012)
Few people in the world know what it tastes like - thankfully.The Sun (2011)
Forcing the contestants to beg for their place also made for supremely uncomfortable viewing and was thankfully dropped by the Sunday.The Sun (2015)
It was that bankruptcy that led to the global economic maelstrom from we which are thankfully now emerging.The Sun (2015)
Such cases, thankfully, are rare.The Sun (2009)
Thankfully he is now behind bars.The Sun (2008)
Thankfully he is now fine and running around.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Thankfully it has now happened.The Sun (2008)
Thankfully they are now following each other again.The Sun (2016)
This is an exceptional and thankfully rare case.The Sun (2010)
Detailed reports came home regularly though homework, thankfully, was only required now and then.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Both of these are thankfully rare although they do happen.Taking Drugs Seriously (1994)
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British English: thankfully ADVERB
You use thankfully in order to express approval or happiness about a statement that you are making.
Thankfully, she was not injured.
Translation of thankfully from the Collins English to French Dictionary