Meaning of ANY in English

■ determiner & pronoun

1》 used to refer to one or some of a thing or number of things, no matter how much or how m~.

2》 whichever of a specified class might be chosen.

■ adverb at all; in some degree (used for emphasis).


~ more (also ~more ) to ~ further extent; ~ longer.

~ road chiefly N. English ~way.

~ time (also ~time ) at whatever time.

~ time (or day or minute ) now informal very soon.

be not having ~ ( of it ) informal be unwilling to cooperate.


OE nig (see one , -y 1 ), of Gmc origin.

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