Anything

  • 1 Anything — may refer to:In music: * Anything (The Damned Album) and the title song * Anything (Kinnie Starr album), and the title song * Anything (Martina Topley Bird album), the U.S. version of Quixotic , and the song Anything * Anything (3T song) *… …

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  • 2 Anything — A ny*thing, n. 1. Any object, act, state, event, or fact whatever; thing of any kind; something or other; aught; as, I would not do it for anything. [1913 Webster] Did you ever know of anything so unlucky? A. Trollope. [1913 Webster] They do not… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 Anything — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda «Anything» Sencillo de Blue System del álbum Here I Am Publicación 10 de noviembre de 1997 Formato CD Maxi y video …

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  • 4 Anything (EP) — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Anything EP de The Cranberry Saw Us Publicación Enero de 1990 Grabación Grabado en los Xeric Studios, Limerick, Irlanda …

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  • 5 anything — [ən′ēthiŋ΄] pron. any object, event, fact, etc. [do you know anything about it?] n. a thing, no matter of what kind [do anything you want] adv. in any way; at all [is he anything like his father?] anything but by no means; not at all …

    English World dictionary

  • 6 anything — ► PRONOUN ▪ a thing of any kind, no matter what. ● anything but Cf. ↑anything but …

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  • 7 Anything — A ny*thing, adv. In any measure; anywise; at all. [1913 Webster] Mine old good will and hearty affection towards you is not . . . anything at all quailed. Robynson (More s Utopia). [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 8 anything — [n] unspecified object or event all, any one thing, anything at all, everything, whatever; concepts 2,433 …

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  • 9 anything — (n.) late O.E. aniþing, from ANY (Cf. any) + THING (Cf. thing). But O.E. ænig þinga apparently also meant somehow, anyhow (glossing L. quoquo modo) …

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  • 10 anything — [[t]e̱nɪθɪŋ[/t]] ♦ 1) PRON INDEF: v PRON, oft PRON adj You use anything in statements with negative meaning to indicate in a general way that nothing is present or that an action or event does not or cannot happen. We can t do anything... Dad sat …

    English dictionary

  • 11 anything — an|y|thing [ eni,θıŋ ] pronoun *** 1. ) usually in negatives or questions used instead of something when saying or asking whether there is one thing or even a small amount of something: Do you know anything about baseball? He never does anything… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 12 anything */*/*/ — UK [ˈenɪˌθɪŋ] / US pronoun 1) [usually in negatives or questions] used instead of something when saying or asking whether there is one thing or even a small amount of something Do you know anything about cricket? He never does anything to help.… …

    English dictionary

  • 13 anything — an|y|thing W1S1 [ˈeniθıŋ] pron 1.) any thing, event, situation etc, when it is not important to say exactly which ▪ You can buy anything you want. ▪ He was prepared to do anything to make a bit of money. ▪ Anything would be better than staying at …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 14 anything — pronoun / eniTIN/ 1 any thing, event, situation etc, when it does not matter exactly which: Anything will do to wedge the door open. | If you believe that, you ll believe anything! | OK, you can borrow the car anything for a quiet life. |… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 15 anything*/*/*/ — [ˈeniˌθɪŋ] pronoun 1) used instead of ‘something in negatives, questions, and conditional sentences Don t do anything stupid.[/ex] He never does anything to help.[/ex] Do you know anything about cricket?[/ex] If anything happens, call me.[/ex] Do …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 16 anything — /en ee thing /, pron. 1. any thing whatever; something, no matter what: Do you have anything for a toothache? n. 2. a thing of any kind. 3. anything goes, any type of conduct, dress, speech, etc., is considered acceptable or valid or is likely to …

    Universalium

  • 17 anything — pronoun 1) do you have anything to say? 2) (misc.) anything but ( not at all ) (see the Usage Note for something) * * * [ enɪθɪŋ] do you have anything to say? (misc.) anything but (see the Usage Note for something; not at all ) …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 18 anything — pronoun used to refer to a thing, no matter what. Phrases anything but not at all (used for emphasis). anything like [with negative] at all like. (as) as anything informal extremely : she said it out loud, clear as anything …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 19 anything — /ˈɛniθɪŋ / (say eneething) pronoun 1. any thing whatever; something, no matter what. –noun 2. a thing of any kind. –adverb 3. in any degree; to any extent. –phrase 4. if anything, if it is possible to make a judgement at all: the patient is worse …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 20 anything — an•y•thing [[t]ˈɛn iˌθɪŋ[/t]] pron. 1) any thing whatever; something, no matter what: Do you have anything for a toothache?[/ex] 2) a thing of any kind 3) to any degree or extent; in any way; at all: Does it taste anything like chocolate?[/ex] •… …

    From formal English to slang