Definition of Deo gratias in English:

Deo gratias

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  • Thanks be to God.

    ‘Thank you so much, Jeremy. Deo Gratias!’
    • ‘To the wealthy man's dismay, Saint Patrick responded with only two unfamiliar words, "Deo Gratias."’
    • ‘On certain occasions, for instance, they are accustomed to say Deo gratias apart from its use in the Liturgy.’

Origin

Latin.

Pronunciation

Deo gratias

/ˌdeɪəʊ ˈɡrɑːtɪəs//-ʃɪəs/