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anything

EN[ˈɛniθɪŋ] [ˈæniθɪŋ] [ˈɛnɪθɪŋ]
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  • Anything may refer to:

    Definition of anything in English Dictionary

  • NounPLanythingsSUF-ing
    1. Someone or something of importance.
      1. How long does it take to turn you actors into good anythings?
  • Pronoun
    1. Any object, act, state, event, or fact whatever; thing of any kind; something or other; aught.
      1. I would not do it for anything. ‎
    2. (with “as” or “like”) Expressing an indefinite comparison.
      1. Perhaps it was this atmosphere of misplacedness and loneliness as much as anything which led her to speak to him one evening in early summer when the office had closed.
  • Adverb
    1. In any way, any extent or any degree.
      1. That isn't anything like a car.
  • More Examples
    1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
      • I don't care who you are; I can't do anything without a work order.
      • But this rush to chocolatize anything edible hurts the psyche of bona-fide chocolate lovers who know that chocolate's true mission is not to complement other foods but to be the focus.
      • She's in no state to go home by herself, so make sure she doesn't drink anything else, and she'll soon sober up.
    2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
      • Anything can be weaponized. A big enough rock, dropped from a sufficient height, is a very good weapon.
    3. Used in the Ending of Sentence
      • I think we should feel out your mom's thoughts about this before we decide anything.
      • Please go over the reports to make sure we haven't missed anything.
      • If he offers a very high price, see if you can talk him down before you agree to anything.
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Adverbs
      • Uncomparable adverbs
      • Nouns
        • Countable nouns
        • Pronouns
          • Third person pronouns
            • Indefinite pronouns
          Related Links:
          1. en anythings
          2. en anythingism
          3. en anything but
          4. en anything else
          5. en anythingarian
          Source: Wiktionary
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          Meaning of anything for the defined word.

          Grammatically, this word "anything" is an adverb, more specifically, an uncomparable adverb. It's also a noun, more specifically, a countable noun. It's also a pronoun, more specifically, a third person pronoun and an indefinite pronoun.
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