Meaning of a'thing
- an object that one need not, cannot, or does not wish to give a specific name to.
look at that metal rail thing over there
there are lots of things I'd like to buy
Old English, of Germanic origin; related to German Ding . Early senses included ‘meeting’ and ‘matter, concern’ as well as ‘inanimate object’.
Information about a'thing
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Hyphenation of a'thing
- It consists of 1 syllables and 7 chars.
- a'thing is a word monosyllabic because it has one syllable
Meaning a material thing that can be seen and touched:
Meaning a particular item or object:
Meaning an individual article or unit, especially one that is part of a list, collection, or set:
Meaning an object made by a human being, typically one of cultural or historical interest:
Meaning a raw material or primary agricultural product that can be bought and sold, such as copper or coffee:
Meaning a thing made or adapted for a particular purpose, especially a piece of mechanical or electronic equipment:
Meaning a small mechanical or electronic device or tool, especially an ingenious or novel one:
Meaning the use of skill to create or bring about something, especially with a consequent effect of artificiality:
Meaning a tool or implement, especially one for precision work:
Meaning a tool, container, or other article, especially for household use:
Meaning a device or implement, especially one held in the hand, used to carry out a particular function:
Meaning a tool, utensil, or other piece of equipment that is used for a particular purpose:
Meaning a thing with distinct and independent existence:
Meaning the physical structure, including the bones, flesh, and organs, of a person or an animal:
Meaning a person or thing whose name one cannot recall, does not know, or does not wish to specify:
Meaning used to refer to a person or thing whose name one cannot recall, does not know, or does not wish to specify:
Meaning a person or thing whose name one has forgotten, does not know, or does not wish to mention:
Meaning used to refer to or address a person or thing whose name one has forgotten, does not know, or does not wish to mention:
Meaning a gadget, especially one whose name the speaker does not know or cannot recall:
Meaning used to refer to something that the speaker cannot name precisely:
Meaning miscellaneous items; paraphernalia:
Meaning a gadget or other object whose name the speaker does not know or cannot recall:
Meaning a small object or gadget, especially one whose precise name the speaker cannot recall:
Meaning used to refer to something one cannot or does not wish to name specifically:
Words that rhyme with a'thing
hing, aahing, ahing, blahing, fatwahing, hoorahing, hurrahing, huzzahing, obeahing, oompahing, rahing, Ahgwahching, Beeching, Busching, Ching, Fasching, Frenching, Kuching, Peiching, Stellenbosching, accroaching, aching, antilynching, antipoaching, appeaching, approaching, arching, areaching, attaching, avalanching, avouching, baching, backaching, backscratching, backstitching, batching, beaching, bedrenching, belching, bellyaching, benching, bescorching, beseeching, besmirching, besmutching, bewitching, bioleaching, birching, birdcatching, birdwatching
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