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  • n  a special situation
    this thing has got to end
    it is a remarkable thing
  • n  an action
    how could you do such a thing?
  • n  a special abstraction
    a thing of the spirit
    things of the heart
  • n  an artifact
    how does this thing work?
  • n  an event
    a funny thing happened on the way to the...
  • n  a vaguely specified concern
    things are going well
  • n  a statement regarded as an object
    to say the same thing in other terms
    how can you say such a thing?
  • n  an entity that is not named specifically
    I couldn't tell what the thing was
  • n  any attribute or quality considered as having its own existence
    the thing I like about her is ...
  • n  a special objective
    the thing is to stay in bounds
  • n  a persistent illogical feeling of desire or aversion
    he has a thing about seafood
    she has a thing about him
  • n  a separate and self-contained entity

  • This thing carries 22 deadly bacteria in its mouth.
  • We get things thing thrown at us.
  • Thus began what he calls the 100 Thing Challenge.
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