thing

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈθɪŋ/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/θɪŋ/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(thing; also for Gov't., ting)


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Sense: Noun: object
Synonyms:
article , object , item , device , gadget , gizmo (informal), thingy (informal), thingamajig (informal), whatchamacallit (informal), thingamabob (informal), thingamibob (UK, informal), whatsit (informal), commodity , tool , instrument , being , entity , something , anything , element , substance , piece , widget, shape , form , figure , creature , stuff , goods, matter , whatever
Sense: Noun: point or matter
Synonyms:
affair , matter , concern , business , occurrence , happening , issue , anything , everything , something , stuff , detail , point , information , subject , question , indication, intimation, word , name
Sense: Noun: circumstance - plural
Synonyms:
situation , circumstances, state of affairs, condition , status quo, status , current state, events, life , current situation, sitch (slang)
Sense: Noun: characteristic
Synonyms:
aspect , characteristic , quality , trait , attribute , feature , quirk , peculiarity, detail , minutiae, good point, bad point, best feature, distinguishing feature
Sense: Noun: action
Synonyms:
action , act , deed , feat , movement , favor , favour (UK), good deed, course of action
Sense: Noun: something to be done
Synonyms:
task , chore , obligation , duty , job , work , thing to do, commitment
Sense: Noun: pitiable person - preceded by 'poor', 'lucky', etc., informal
Synonyms:
wretch, sufferer, urchin, refugee, tramp , beggar (informal), bugger (UK, potentially offensive, slang), devil (informal), creature (informal), person , mite (informal), brute
Sense: Noun: strong liking - informal
Synonyms:
liking , crush (informal), soft spot, infatuation , passion , fetish, fancy , fixation, obsession, fondness, taste , love , enthusiasm , predilection, preference
Sense: Noun: belongings - plural
Synonyms:
possessions, belongings, personals (informal), property , stuff (informal), gear (informal), clobber (UK, slang), personal items, items, personal articles, articles, personal property, personal belongings, personal effects, effects, personal chattels (formal), chattels (formal), worldly goods (literary), material possessions

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