Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • pro. Every person; everybody. See Usage Notes at every, he1.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • pro. Every person.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Everybody; -- commonly separated, every one.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • See every one, under every, adjective

Etymologies

From Middle English everichon, equivalent to every +‎ one. (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Also, I would rather not have everyone I know, all my friends, family, *everyone* die.

    In which I share from my class discussion board.

  • Long ago, I (and Amit Rathore and Ajey Gore) had to effectively kidnap Roy (Singham) to persuade him to authorize laptops for everyone coz the powers that be in India dragged their feet over buying laptops * for everyone*.

    Planet TW

  • I think we're going to have to resign ourselves to a future in which everyone thinks everything they do is noteworthy to everyone*.

    Original Signal - Transmitting Buzz

  • If Cameron were to take the initiative, and treat the electorate as adults, he'd sweep the board; everyone accepts the NHS is broken and continuing with Labour policies is not going to fix it and that includes increasing amounts of public money - that's clearly been shown not to work; restore our civil liberties and then put legislation in place that enshrines them; wrest back control of our legislation from Brussels and reduce the crippling tax burdens on *everyone* in the country.

    What Ye Spin, Shall Ye Reap

  • \ "',' Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. famously said, \" Everyone can be great, because everyone can serve\ "-- but today, I wonder if \" everyone\ "can even find an opportunity to serve.

    Rachael Chong: "Everyone can be great, because everyone can serve..."

  • And the night turns into: everyone talking to everyone… except for the two in question, who can’t even look at each other…

    ugotsoul Diary Entry

  • The citizens are asking millions of Greeks with work paid for by Government to stop their selfishness and think of the whole: They want workers to work in jobs that are sanctioned; they know some of them will be unemployed and sacrifice is the word everyone throws around.

    Richard Laermer: Athens: New World to Emulate

  • In fact, "carbon footprint" seems to be the "terroir" of winemakers using alternative packaging—a phrase everyone likes to hear, even if they don't know what it means.

    Paper or Plastic? Wine by the Box, Keg and Can

  • His son repeats the phrase everyone used as a mantra when I was a child in the 1970s: "Love means never having to say you're sorry."

    Susan Straight: Valentine's Day: It Should No Longer Be About the Wrong Side of the Tracks

  • Pimco has a name everyone wants to associate with.

    Pimco Still King of Inflow But Flagship Fund Wobbled in 2011

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