American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- pro. Any person.
- pro. One person chosen without thought; anybody.
GNU Webster's 1913
- n. One taken at random rather than by selection; anybody. [Commonly written as two words.]
- any + one (Wiktionary)
“If anyone should be replacing anyone she should be replacing me.”
“Mrs. Marshall, did you see anyone -- _anyone at all_ -- in or near that room when you entered it?”
“She is not your typical WAG - she hates that phrase - and she didn't want to hurt anyone, she didn't want to let anyone down.”
“I haven’t done a lot of work today but that not unusual for me (its not unusual to be loved by anyone dododododoooo its not unusual to have fun with anyone .) haha I’m a dickhead.”
“If it had been anyone else -- _anyone_ -- "His words seemed to choke him, and he made a despairing gesture with his hands.”
“And I think the one thing I could not forgive is that anyone should interfere: _anyone_, even you two whom I dearly love.”
“It is not the term anyone would use to describe the highs and lows that were the basis of my self-esteem.”
“Lee Cheng, Newegg's general counsel, is still chuckling over the "slovenly" reference: "That is not a word anyone should use—unless they want a wedgie.”
“Once we were on the highway with the top down it was too hard to hear a word anyone said.”
“Writing in anyone, is essentially a vote for McCain.”
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Universal quantifiers, totalizing pronouns and superlatives will save us ALL (and NONE)!
it bothers me when i hear someone who have experienced something life changing use the phrase: now i appreciate the little things. I DON'T BELIEVE THERE ARE ANY LITTLE THINGS. everything is EXTRAOR...
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Looking for tweets for anyone.