German translation of thanks
⇒ to accept sth with thanks
etw dankend or mit Dank annehmen
⇒ and that's all the thanks I get
und das ist jetzt der Dank dafür
⇒ to give thanks to God
⇒ thanks to
wegen +gen(with positive cause also),
⇒ it's all thanks to you that we're so late
bloß deinetwegen kommen wir so spät
⇒ it was no thanks to him that ...
ich hatte/wir hatten etc es nicht ihm zu verdanken, dass ...
danke (for für)
⇒ many thanks
vielen or herzlichen Dank ( for für)
⇒ thanks a lot or a million
vielen or tausend Dank(ironic),
(na,) vielen Dank (inf)
⇒ thanks for nothing!(ironic)
vielen Dank auch!
⇒ will you have some more? -- no thanks/yes, thanks
etwas mehr? -- nein/ja, danke
Example Sentences Including 'thanks'
Despite the noise, they hadn't got in, and Sam offered up silent thanks to the miller who had built so well.LIRAEL: DAUGHTER OF THE CLAYR (2001)
She could maybe even alter her hairstyle, thanks to the sweat of panic.THE LAST TEMPTATION (2002)
It was the kind of district I'd become familiar with recently, thanks to the Smart brothers.DEAD BEAT (2002)
Trends of 'thanks'
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sich bedanken bei
⇒ he won't thank you for it
er wird es Ihnen nicht danken
⇒ he has his brother/he only has himself to thank for this
das hat er seinem Bruder zu verdanken/sich selbst zuzuschreiben
⇒ thank you
⇒ thank you very much
⇒ no thank you
⇒ yes, thank you
ja, bitte or danke
⇒ thank you for coming -- not at all, thank YOU!
vielen Dank, dass Sie gekommen sind -- ICH habe zu danken
⇒ to say thank you
Danke sagen (to sb jdm)
⇒ thank goodness or heavens or God(informal)
Gott sei Dank! (inf)
Example Sentences Including 'thank'
Now, I simply banish them to his home and thank him sweetly for his thoughtfulness.DEAD BEAT (2002)
Now, I take him out for a slap-up dinner every couple of months as a thank you for running credit checks for me.KICK BACK (2002)
Kate, whose only noises this morning had been a mumbled thank you to the policeman, moved forward on stiff legs.INSTRUMENTS OF DARKNESS (2002)
'thanks' in Other Languages
- Arabic: شُكْراً
- Brazilian Portuguese: obrigado! obrigada!
- Chinese: 谢谢！
- Croatian: hvala!
- Czech: díky!
- Danish: tak
- Dutch: bedankt!
- European Spanish: ¡gracias!
- Finnish: kiitos!
- French: merci !
- German: danke!
- Greek: ευχαριστώ!
- Italian: grazie!
- Japanese: ありがとう！
- Korean: 감사!
- Norwegian: takk!
- Polish: dzięki!
- Portuguese: obrigado! obrigada!
- Romanian: mersi!
- Russian: спасибо!
- Spanish: ¡gracias!
- Swedish: tack!
- Thai: ขอบคุณ
- Turkish: teşekkürler!
- Ukrainian: дякую!
- Vietnamese: cảm ơn!
Translation of thanks from the Collins English to German Dictionary