1. a vaguely specified concern 2. a separate and self-contained entity 3. an action
Example : how could you do such a thing?
4. an artifact
Example : how does this thing work?
5. an entity that is not named specifically
Example : I couldn't tell what the thing was
6. any attribute or quality considered as having its own existence
Example : The thing I liked most about the novel was how it made such big ideas accessible to a wider audience.
7. a special abstraction
Example : a thing of the spirit
8. a special objective
Example : the thing is to stay in bounds
9. a statement regarded as an object
Example : to say the same thing in other terms
10. an event
Example : a funny thing happened on the way to the...
11. a persistent illogical feeling of desire or aversion
Example : I have a thing about seafood.
12. a special situation
Example : this thing has got to end
Translation for "thing"
thing meaning in Spanish : cosa thing meaning in German : Ding thing meaning in Japanese : こと thing meaning in Turkish : şey thing meaning in Chinese : 事情 thing meaning in Arabic : شيء thing meaning in Polish : rzecz thing meaning in Hindi : चीज़ thing meaning in French : chose thing meaning in Russian : вещь thing meaning in Tamil : விஷயம் thing meaning in Telugu : విషయం