anything


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Related to anything: bored
  • pronoun

Synonyms for anything

a thing

Synonyms

  • a thing
  • NEhng
References in classic literature ?
Mother didn't say anything about our money, and she won't wish us to give up everything.
She did not appear conscious that she had done anything unusual in commanding his presence.
He says that though I don't say anything, he sees I've got the devil in me, and he means to bring it out; and one of these days it will come out in a way that he won't like, or I'm mistaken
It warn't anything but a Sunday-school picnic, and only a primer-class at that.
Oh, shucks, this hasn't got anything to do with dissipation.
There ain't anything there to itch; its head is made out of fog or something like that, and can't itch.
I had never seen him before, and had never heard anything about him at the time, though I have heard a good deal since.
Don Quixote, observing the respectful bearing of the Alcaide of the fortress (for so innkeeper and inn seemed in his eyes), made answer, "Sir Castellan, for me anything will suffice, for
Bingley, when questioned by Jane, had long ago asserted his blamelessness in the affair; that proud and repulsive as were his manners, she had never, in the whole course of their acquaintance-- an acquaintance which had latterly brought them much together, and given her a sort of intimacy with his ways-- seen anything that betrayed him to be unprincipled or unjust--anything that spoke him of irreligious or immoral habits; that among his own connections he was esteemed and valued-- that even Wickham had allowed him merit as a brother, and that she had often heard him speak so affectionately of his sister as to prove him capable of some amiable feeling; that had his actions been what Mr.
But he's got a tongue like a sharp blade, Bartle has--it never touches anything but it cuts.
There were, in fact, so many things to be attended to, so many people to be pleased, so many best characters required, and, above all, such a need that the play should be at once both tragedy and comedy, that there did seem as little chance of a decision as anything pursued by youth and zeal could hold out.
To do anything else, for the next ten years, that was asked of her--anything, that is, but marry.
Mary was not so repulsive and unsisterly as Elizabeth, nor so inaccessible to all influence of hers; neither was there anything among the other component parts of the cottage inimical to comfort.
The look of surprise on his face was so much greater than Lady Arabella had expected--though she thought she was prepared to meet anything that might occur--that she stood still, in sheer amazement.
At length, after much consideration, the cat said: 'I know no place where it will be better stored up than in the church, for no one dares take anything away from there.