Definition of "thing" [thing]

  • (noun) An entity, an idea, or a quality perceived, known, or thought to have its own existence.
  • (noun) The real or concrete substance of an entity.
  • (noun) An entity existing in space and time.
  • (noun) An inanimate object.
  • (noun) Something referred to by a word, a symbol, a sign, or an idea; a referent.

Use "thing" in a sentence

  • "She kind of has the hero/savior thing going on...maybe it'll lead to her taking over for Adele one day, since we're getting hints that the *whole thing* has some kind of higher purpose."
  • "A slight aside: the first year in the league, I thought this whole trash talking thing might be a cultural thing* because most of the Hated Team is black."
  • "To say a choice of honesty and acceptance is a horrible thing and to say that a choice to deceive and lie and deny and abase is a good thingÂ… well, that is quite a perversion of logic."

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