more than anything

Definition of more than anything

:very much :very badly
  • I wanted to believe her more than anything, but I couldn't.
  • More than anything (in the world), I'd like to visit Paris again.

Word by Word Definitions

more play
  1. : greater

  2. : additional, further

  1. : in addition

  2. : moreover

  3. : to a greater or higher degree

  1. : a greater quantity, number, or amount

  2. : something additional : an additional amount

  3. : persons of higher rank

  1. : additional persons or things or a greater amount

anything play
  1. : any thing whatever : any such thing

  1. : at all


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