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Besides, I never felt contempt for anything to which the gods had given life.

I am more grateful to you than words can utter—and I will always be glad to do anything for you.

However, he was regularly engaged, and it was of no use for me to say anything against him.

Did he say anything about what he had done with this thousand dollars or more?

He no longer felt the presence of anything overt between them.

As if you could be trusted with anything again that needs a schoolboy's intelligence.

But this slab of black basalt was different from anything that had ever been discovered.

I can give you an hour, if you've anything to say before it's done—not longer.

They were kind-hearted and rarely did anything that was cruel.

If he said or did anything, there was no appeal; that was settled, let us pass to something else.

WORD ORIGIN

late Old English aniþing, from any + thing. But Old English ænig þinga apparently also meant "somehow, anyhow" (glossing Latin quoquo modo).

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