Bedeutung von "thing" Essential amerikanisches Englisch Wörterbuch


noun us /θɪŋ/

A1 used to mean an object without saying its name:

I need to get a few things at the supermarket.

A2 a fact or characteristic of someone or something:

The best thing about the wedding was the food.
a thing

B1 used instead of “anything” in order to emphasize what you are saying:

I don’t have a thing to wear.

used to refer to an idea or comment:

I just want to forget the whole thing.

used to refer to an activity or event:

Meeting Nina was the best thing that’s ever happened to me.
thing to do/say

something that is done or said:

What a silly thing to do.

(Definition von "thing" von Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)