anyone

UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈɛniwʌn/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈɛniˌwʌn, -wən/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(enē wun′, -wən)


WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2020
an•y•one /ˈɛniˌwʌn, -wən/USA pronunciation   pron. 
  1. Pronounsany person at all;
    anybody: [in questions]Did anyone see the accident?[with negative words or phrases]I didn't see anyone there.
    See someone.

WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2020
an•y•one  (enē wun′, -wən),USA pronunciation pron. 
  1. Pronounsany person at all;
    anybody:Did anyone see the accident?
  • Middle English ani on. See any, one 1350–1400
    Anyone as a pronoun meaning "anybody'' or "any person at all'' is written as one word:Does anyone have the correct time?The two-word phrase any one means "any single member of a group of persons or things'' and is often followed by of: Can any one of the members type? Any one of these books is exciting reading. Anyone is somewhat more formal than anybody. See also  each, they. 

Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::
anyone /ˈɛnɪˌwʌn -wən/ pron
  1. any person; anybody
  2. (used with a negative or a question) a person of any importance: is he anyone in this town?
  3. (often preceded by just) any person at random; no matter who
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