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Synonyms for thing
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. thing(noun)

    a special situation

    "this thing has got to end"; "it is a remarkable thing"

    Synonyms:
    affair, matter

  2. thing(noun)

    an action

    "how could you do such a thing?"

    Synonyms:
    affair, matter

  3. thing(noun)

    a special abstraction

    "a thing of the spirit"; "things of the heart"

    Synonyms:
    affair, matter

  4. thing(noun)

    an artifact

    "how does this thing work?"

    Synonyms:
    affair, matter

  5. thing(noun)

    an event

    "a funny thing happened on the way to the..."

    Synonyms:
    affair, matter

  6. matter, affair, thing(noun)

    a vaguely specified concern

    "several matters to attend to"; "it is none of your affair"; "things are going well"

    Synonyms:
    issue, liaison, affaire, affair, topic, intimacy, function, social occasion, social function, matter, amour, subject, involvement, occasion

  7. thing(noun)

    a statement regarded as an object

    "to say the same thing in other terms"; "how can you say such a thing?"

    Synonyms:
    affair, matter

  8. thing(noun)

    an entity that is not named specifically

    "I couldn't tell what the thing was"

    Synonyms:
    affair, matter

  9. thing(noun)

    any attribute or quality considered as having its own existence

    "the thing I like about her is ..."

    Synonyms:
    affair, matter

  10. thing(noun)

    a special objective

    "the thing is to stay in bounds"

    Synonyms:
    affair, matter

  11. thing(noun)

    a persistent illogical feeling of desire or aversion

    "he has a thing about seafood"; "she has a thing about him"

    Synonyms:
    affair, matter

  12. thing(noun)

    a separate and self-contained entity

    Synonyms:
    affair, matter

Wiktionary

  1. thing(noun)

    Synonyms:
    uncountable, yoke, Ireland, item, stuff

  2. thing(noun)

    A living being or creature.

    Synonyms:
    Ireland, stuff, yoke, uncountable, item

  3. thing(noun)

    That which matters; the crux.

    Synonyms:
    item, yoke, stuff, uncountable, Ireland

  4. thing(noun)

    A public assembly or judicial council in a Germanic country.

    Synonyms:
    stuff, yoke, Ireland, item, uncountable

  5. thing(noun)

    That which is considered to exist as a separate entity, object, quality or concept.

    Synonyms:
    item, uncountable, yoke, stuff, Ireland

  6. thing(noun)

    A word, symbol, sign, or other referent that can be used to refer to any entity.

    Synonyms:
    Ireland, item, stuff, uncountable, yoke

  7. thing(noun)

    An individual object or distinct entity.

    Synonyms:
    Ireland, uncountable, yoke, item, stuff

  8. thing(noun)

    whatever can be owned.

    Synonyms:
    uncountable, stuff, item, Ireland, yoke

  9. thing(noun)

    The latest fad or fashion.

    Synonyms:
    item, yoke, uncountable, stuff, Ireland

  10. thing(noun)

    clothes, possessions or equipment.

    Synonyms:
    uncountable, yoke, stuff, Ireland, item

  11. thing(noun)

    A unit or container, usually containing edible goods.

    Synonyms:
    uncountable, item, stuff, Ireland, yoke

  12. thing(noun)

    A problem, dilemma, or complicating factor.

    The car looks cheap, but the thing is, I have doubts about its safety.

    Synonyms:
    Ireland, item, uncountable, stuff, yoke

  13. thing(noun)

    A penis.

    Synonyms:
    yoke, Ireland, stuff, uncountable, item

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. thing(n.)

    Synonyms:
    being (animate or inanimate), creature, substance, body, object, created being

  2. thing(n.)

    Synonyms:
    inanimate object, lump of matter, lifeless substance

  3. thing(n.)

    Synonyms:
    event, transaction, deed, act, action, occurrence, circumstance, matter

  4. thing(n.)

    Synonyms:
    part, portion, something

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. thing(n)

    Synonyms:
    object, article

How to pronounce thing?

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Veena
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