- in, at, or to any place.
- to any extent; to some degree: Does my answer come anywhere near the right one?
- any place or direction: They knew the attack could come from anywhere.
- get anywhere, to achieve success: You'll never get anywhere with that attitude!
Origin of anywhere
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Examples from the Web for anywhere
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Today, a zero-day exploit can sell for anywhere from $1,000 to $1 million.How Obama Endangered Us All With Stuxnet
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I'm to be in your office in the mornings, Dr. Wilson, and anywhere I am needed in the afternoons.K
Mary Roberts Rinehart
That white hair would brand Marian anywhere as an old woman.Her Father's Daughter
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.Meadow Grass
"There's hardly a root of it anywhere around close," she said to herself.Good Indian
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- in, at, or to any place
- get anywhere to be successfulit took three years before he got anywhere
- anywhere from any quantity, time, degree, etc, above a specified limithe could be anywhere from 40 to 50 years old
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Word Origin and History for anywhere
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