a thing

Definition of a thing

  1. :  anything —used in negative statements I can't see a thing without my glasses on. The guests will be here soon, and I don't have a thing (that is appropriate) to wear. Don't worry about a thing. I'll take care of everything. She doesn't look a thing like her older sister. His new album doesn't sound a thing like his last one.

Word by Word Definitions

thingplay
  1. :  an object or entity not precisely designated or capable of being designated

    :  an inanimate object distinguished from a living being

    :  a separate and distinct individual quality, fact, idea, or usually entity


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