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everything

pronoun uk   /ˈev.ri.θɪŋ/ us  
A2 all things: You can't blame him for everything. He's obsessed with Kylie Minogue and collects anything and everything connected with her. Jane's been unfaithful to Jim three times, but he still loves her in spite of everything. Money isn't everything (= the most important thing). His children are everything to him (= the most important part of his life). Have you been crying? Is everything all right? The thieves took everything. We did everything we could to save her but she died. We shall do everything necessary to bring the murderer to justice. They're very busy with their new house and everything (= all the things connected with it).Something, anything, nothing, and everything
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