Along with other terms such as thank you, ty, thnx, thanx, and tyvm (The latter 3 being used frequently in chatspeak), a way of showing gratitude for a gift or a favor/service done for you. The shortened form of "Thank you" used in informal situations, such as when talking with close friends or classmates.
"Hey John, I picked you up a couple of sandwiches and a bottle of Coke for later." "Thanks, Tom."
An expression, derived from thank-you, to express appriciation.
Hey, thanks for the gift!
How to thank someone who doesn't deserve the 'S' at the end of 'Thanks' or the 'You' at the end of 'Thank you.' A sarcastic 'Thank you'.
"I moved your car, but it got towed."
Short for "Thank you". Used to express gratitude to someone for their actions.
Britta: (conducting marching band) Horns, ready, UP!
Everybody: Thanks Britta!
Something you say when you get something you don't really deserve.
What You Say When You Get Nervouse
*bill is trying to hit on a Rhi*
Bill:Can You Plz Pass The Suger.
Rhi: Sure, Here You Go.
Bill *Thinking: should i say thanks or thank you
Used by idiots for "Hello", or "Hey, do you think you could do me a favour?".
*in World of Warcraft*
Player X has opened a trade with you.