everything

From Wiktionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Pronunciation[change]

Pronoun[change]

Pronoun
everything

  1. Everything is all that exists, or all things in one area.
    If you win, you get everything: the car and all other prizes you won!

Note[change]

  • Everything is not like a usual pronoun. It has no reflexive form and no different subject or object forms. It even uses the possessive 's of common nouns. For this reason, some people consider it to be a compound determiner.