Synonyms for thing
This thesaurus page is about all possible synonyms, equivalent, same meaning and similar words for the term thing.
A living being or creature.
That which matters; the crux.
A public assembly or judicial council in a Germanic country.
That which is considered to exist as a separate entity, object, quality or concept.
A word, symbol, sign, or other referent that can be used to refer to any entity.
An individual object or distinct entity.
whatever can be owned.
The latest fad or fashion.
clothes, possessions or equipment.
A unit or container, usually containing edible goods.
A problem, dilemma, or complicating factor.
The car looks cheap, but the thing is, I have doubts about its safety.
a special situation
"this thing has got to end"; "it is a remarkable thing"
"how could you do such a thing?"
a special abstraction
"a thing of the spirit"; "things of the heart"
"how does this thing work?"
"a funny thing happened on the way to the..."
matter, affair, thingnoun
a vaguely specified concern
"several matters to attend to"; "it is none of your affair"; "things are going well"
a statement regarded as an object
"to say the same thing in other terms"; "how can you say such a thing?"
an entity that is not named specifically
"I couldn't tell what the thing was"
any attribute or quality considered as having its own existence
"the thing I like about her is ..."
a special objective
"the thing is to stay in bounds"
a persistent illogical feeling of desire or aversion
"he has a thing about seafood"; "she has a thing about him"
a separate and self-contained entity
Dictionary of English Synonymes
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Originality is a thing we constantly clamour for, and constantly quarrel with.
You can't see through a concrete wall so I could have a great fire and I'll never know it's there. But if I have a single-family residence with aluminum or wood siding, I'll probably see it. Same thing with roofs, the drone pilot needs to be more than just a pilot ; he needs to have a familiarity with what heat signatures will penetrate building material.
I can guarantee the public that there will not be someone that was charged with homicide that will not be charged, we're just working around the clock to make sure that I can make that guarantee. We also did the same thing with the sexual offenses and now we are working our way through other violent offenders.
The fact that this terrible thing happened should never be forgotten, and everything should be done to teach young people and older people to prevent something like that from happening in the future. That is my hope.
Life was a funny thing that occured on the way to the grave.
Translations for thing
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- нещо, вещBulgarian
- cosaCatalan, Valencian
- вєштьOld Church Slavonic, Church Slavonic, Old Bulgarian
- Sache, DingGerman
- πράγμα, πλάσμαGreek
- ese, asiEstonian
- pakkaus, pulma, olento, juttu, käräjät, asia, esine, kamat, kalu, olennainenFinnish
- chose, truc, machinFrench
- dingWestern Frisian
- rud, níIrish
- rudScottish Gaelic
- वस्तू, चीज़Hindi
- dolog, teremtés, lényHungarian
- իր, բանArmenian
- benda, hal, barang, makhlukIndonesian
- rēs, ensLatin
- daiktas, dalykasLithuanian
- нешто, стварMacedonian
- ting, dings, greieNorwegian
- rzecz, przedmiotPolish
- lucru, chestie, obiectRomanian
- предмет, вещь, нечтоRussian
- rič, onaj, ствар, stvarSerbo-Croatian
- stvar, rečSlovene
- ting, sakSwedish
- kitu, vituSwahili
- şey, nesneTurkish
- وستو, چیزUrdu
- điều, vậtVietnamese
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