Meaning of “everyone” in the English Dictionary


"everyone" in English

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uk /ˈev.ri.wʌn/ us /ˈev.ri.wʌn/ also everybody

A2 every person:

Would everyone who wishes to attend the dinner let me know by Friday afternoon?
Everyone has their own ideas about the best way to bring up children.
I've received replies from everybody but Jane.
Do you agree with the principle that everyone should pay something towards the cost of health care?
Everyone knows who stole it, but they're all afraid to tell anyone.
Everyone involved in the accident has been questioned by the police.
Goodbye, everybody - I'll see you next week.
I'm sorry, but you'll just have to wait your turn like everybody else.

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(Definition of “everyone” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"everyone" in American English

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us /ˈev·riˌwʌn/ also everybody, /ˈev·riˌbɑd·i, -ˌbʌd·i/

every person:

You have to wait your turn like everyone else.
Goodbye, everybody – I’ll see you next week.

(Definition of “everyone” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)