Definition of any
(Entry 1 of 3)
1 : one or some indiscriminately of whatever kind:
a : one or another taken at random Ask any man you meet.
b : every —used to indicate one selected without restriction Any child would know that.
2 : one, some, or all indiscriminately of whatever quantity:
a : one or more —used to indicate an undetermined number or amount Do you have any money?
b : all —used to indicate a maximum or whole He needs any help he can get.
c : a or some without reference to quantity or extent I'd be grateful for any favor at all.
3a : unmeasured or unlimited in amount, number, or extent any quantity you desire
b : appreciably large or extended could not endure it any length of time
Definition of any (Entry 2 of 3)
1 : any person or persons : anyone I don't know any of them.
2a : any thing or things The movie's opening scene is as powerful as any I've seen.
b : any part, quantity, or number You haven't eaten any of your salad.
Definition of any (Entry 3 of 3)
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