thanks for sharing


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thanks for sharing

1. A polite expression said after someone has shared something personal or intimate with a group of people. That was a really lovely poem, Bobby. Thanks for sharing. Thanks for sharing with us, Sarah. I know it can be hard to talk about our grief, but it's an important part of healing.
2. A sarcastic expression said after someone has shared some information that is really disgusting, unpleasant, uncomfortable, irritating, etc. A: "Wow, I had the worst diarrhea of my life just now." B: "Wow, thanks for sharing, Tom."
See also: share, thanks
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The title comes from the AA-style meetings where the victims of their own over-sexed natures confess their sins, fears and rates of progress and then say: "Thanks for sharing".
Thanks For Sharing hits all of the emotional notes but is strangely underwhelming, even with the starry cast putting themselves through the wringer.
Her bold baldness while walking the runway exemplifies just what we are made off Thanks for sharing a truly inspirational testimony.
Thanks for sharing not only the breadth of available technologies, but also that usefulness and usability depend as much on learning and motivation as on the technology itself.
This folktale has resonance, and Waldman deserves our thanks for sharing it with us.
Thanks for sharing your feelings about your father-in-law.
Thanks for sharing some of the many war experiences (such as that of AH-6 crew chief David DiStefano) of Somalia's 87,000 veterans.
Thanks for sharing with a group of guys who would rather play Nintendo.
Thanks for sharing such insightful articles with your readers, and encouraging thoughtful reflection on the most significant issues facing medicine today--that of reclaiming the joy and true healing nature of the profession we entered with such hope and optimism.
One of her followers said: "That's fab I didn't know they did them and thanks for sharing. I will share this information with my school."
"We have got in contact with the owner so thanks for sharing everyone."
Thanks for sharing this; it will serve as a lesson for all.
Thanks for sharing, and we continue to be amazed by our skillful and inspiring readers.--Editor