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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Having unlimited choice. Used when it is not important to say exactly which.

Usage examples (21)
  • You cannot do anything by doing nothing.
  • Do you have anything to declare?
  • And that ‘unusualness’ could be anything: beauty, ugliness, deformity, eccentricity…..anything.
  • Obama or McCain anything is better then these to power hungry families. for more
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  • Choose "any thing" (any of several things) in the candy shop window if you have enough money for "anything" (any occurrence, object, or matter) you want.
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