Student Thesaurus

One entry found for thing.
Entry Word: thing
Function: noun
Text: 1 a member of the human race <you poor thing, you must be exhausted> -- see HUMAN
2 one that has a real and independent existence <because she was allergic to so much, she avoided things that had a strong fragrance> -- see ENTITY
3 something done by someone <one of the things you can do is to help me clean up> -- see ACTION 1
4 something material that can be perceived by the senses <can you hand me that thing over there?> -- see OBJECT 1
5 something produced by physical or intellectual effort <just the latest thing from her fertile imagination> -- see PRODUCT 1
6 something that happens <the burglary was just one of those things that can happen anywhere> -- see EVENT 1
7 something that one hopes or intends to accomplish <the thing is to get this project done on time> -- see GOAL
8 something to be dealt with <I have lots of things to do this afternoon> -- see MATTER 2
9 things plural
transportable items that one owns <gather your things and get out> -- see POSSESSION 2