everybody

pronoun

ev·​ery·​body ˈev-rē-(ˌ)bə-dē How to pronounce everybody (audio)
-ˌbä-

Example Sentences

The president waved to everybody in the crowd. Everybody hates to hear bad news.

Word History

First Known Use

15th century, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of everybody was in the 15th century

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Cite this Entry

“Everybody.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/everybody. Accessed 9 Dec. 2022.

Kids Definition

everybody

pronoun
ev·​ery·​body ˈev-ri-ˌbäd-ē How to pronounce everybody (audio)
-ˌbəd-ē

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