- 1 used to emphasize an adjective or adverb in negative sentences or questions, meaning “at all” He wasn't any good at French. I can't run any faster. Is your father feeling any better? I don't want any more. If you don't tell them, no one will be any the wiser.
- 2 (informal) used at the end of a negative sentence to mean “at all” That won't hurt you any.