Definition of thing:

part of speech: noun

An inanimate object; event; action; fact.

part of speech: noun

An inanimate object: an event: a part.

part of speech: noun

That which has a separate, individual existence; lifeless matter, as a stone; any object of thought; an event or act; a creature; an indefinite object.

Usage examples for thing:

  • He had but to look and the thing was done. "Angel Island", Inez Haynes Gillmore.
  • The thing that's worryin' me is you. "Anderson Crow, Detective", George Barr McCutcheon.
  • But- what is the thing Uncle Seward? "The Heath Hover Mystery", Bertram Mitford.
  • That thing you know. "The Crystal Stopper", Maurice LeBlanc.

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