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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR ANYWHERE

I'm to be in your office in the mornings, Dr. Wilson, and anywhere I am needed in the afternoons.

That white hair would brand Marian anywhere as an old woman.

Tip got on better at home than anywhere else; he had not so many temptations.

It was good to be there, he told them, only as it was good to be anywhere else, in the spirit of God.

"There's hardly a root of it anywhere around close," she said to herself.

We shall have to refer it right and left; and when we refer it anywhere, then you'll have to look it up.

She could walk to Marlotte—and go off by train in the morning to Brittany—anywhere.

He was the first tragedian of the Comdie, and the most uncouth man in France or anywhere else.

Nay, in a real sense there is no weather at all anywhere but in England.

I should scarcely have known you, my love, if I had seen you anywhere else, I declare!

WORD ORIGIN

late 14c., from any + where. Earlier words in this sense were owhere, oughwhere, aywhere, literally "aught where" (see aught (1)).

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR ANYWHERE

anyplace

noununspecified area
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.