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Overview of noun things

The noun things has 1 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (7) things

(any movable possession (especially articles of clothing); "she packed her things and left")

Overview of noun thing

The noun thing has 12 senses? (first 10 from tagged texts)
1. (72) thing

(a special situation; "this thing has got to end"; "it is a remarkable thing")

2. (52) thing

(an action; "how could you do such a thing?")

3. (36) thing

(a special abstraction; "a thing of the spirit"; "things of the heart")

4. (36) thing

(an artifact; "how does this thing work?")

5. (32) thing

(an event; "a funny thing happened on the way to the...")

6. (32) matter, affair, thing

(a vaguely specified concern; "several matters to attend to"; "it is none of your affair"; "things are going well")

7. (26) thing

(a statement regarded as an object; "to say the same thing in other terms"; "how can you say such a thing?")

8. (26) thing

(an entity that is not named specifically; "I couldn't tell what the thing was")

9. (20) thing

(any attribute or quality considered as having its own existence; "the thing I like about her is ...")

10. (4) thing

(a special objective; "the thing is to stay in bounds")

11. thing

(a persistent illogical feeling of desire or aversion; "he has a thing about seafood"; "she has a thing about him")

12. thing

(a separate and self-contained entity) © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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