Definition of everything pronoun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˈevriθɪŋ//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈevriθɪŋ//
    (with a singular verb)
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  1. 1  all things Everything had gone. When we confronted him, he denied everything. Take this bag, and leave everything else to me. She seemed to have everything—looks, money, intelligence.
  2. 2  the situation now; life generally Everything in the capital is now quiet. ‘How's everything with you?’ ‘Fine, thanks.’
  3. 3  the most important thing Money isn't everything. My family means everything to me.
  4. Idioms (informal) and so on; and other similar things Have you got his name and address and everything? She told me about the baby and everything.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: everything