a thing

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: 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.

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