Type your word below and click
What-does.net is your comprehensive online definition dictionary. If you are not sure how to define Thing, our website can provide you with the appropriate definition. On this page, you can find what is Thing.

Thing meaning

thing - 11 dictionary results

  1. 1. an event; " a funny thing happened on the way to the..."
  2. 2. Alt. of Ting
  3. 3. Whatever exists, or is conceived to exist, as a separate entity, whether animate or inanimate; any separable or distinguishable object of thought.
  4. 4. An inanimate object, in distinction from a living being; any lifeless material.
  5. 5. A transaction or occurrence; an event; a deed.
  6. 6. A portion or part; something.
  7. 7. Clothes; furniture; appurtenances; luggage; as, to pack or store one's things.
  8. 8. In Scandinavian countries, a legislative or judicial assembly.
  9. 9. A diminutive or slighted object; any object viewed as merely existing; - often used in pity or contempt.
  10. 10. Whatever may be possessed or owned; a property; - distinguished from person.
  11. 11. An inanimate object; event; action; fact.

thing - examples of usage

  1. The thing had, of course, come about just at the wrong time. - "A Hazard of New Fortunes, Part Fifth", William Dean Howells.
  2. This is the thing that I can't do. - "The Shepherd of the North", Richard Aumerle Maher.
  3. It's the thing that I want you to do. - "The Shepherd of the North", Richard Aumerle Maher.
Filter by letter: