French translation of 'anything'
- (= no matter what)
⇒ Anything could happen.
Il pourrait arriver n'importe quoi.anything between ... and ... (British)
⇒ It can cost anything between £l5 and £20.
Ça peut coûter dans les 15 à 20 livres.as anything (informal)
- (in questions)
⇒ Would you like anything to eat?
Tu veux manger quelque chose?anything else? (in shop)
et avec ça?
- (in negative sentences)
⇒ I don't want anything.
Je ne veux rien.
⇒ I can't hear anything.
Je n'entends rien.for anything (informal)
pour rien au monde
⇒ I wouldn't do her job for anything.
Pour rien au monde je ne ferais son travail.
⇒ I wouldn't be a teacher for anything.
Je ne voudrais être enseignant pour rien au monde.anything but ...
⇒ He's anything but shy.
Il est tout sauf timide.
⇒ She's anything but attractive.
Elle est tout sauf séduisante.anything but!
- (in comparisons; for emphasis)
⇒ He was generous, if anything he was too generous.
Il était généreux, et l'était peut-être même trop..... or anything
⇒ He didn't cry or scream or anything.
Il n'a pas pleuré, ni crié, ni rien.
Example Sentences Including 'anything'
I wouldn't do anything to harm my relationship with Marianne.THE EXECUTION (2002)
Of course there would be no question of doing anything stupid.THE EXECUTION (2002)
I stared into the hole but I couldn't see anything , just the blackness.THE EXECUTION (2002)
Trends of 'anything'
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'anything' in Other Languages
- Arabic: أَيُّ شَيء
- Brazilian Portuguese: qualquer coisa
- Chinese: 任何事
- Croatian: išta
- Czech: něco nic
- Danish: noget
- Dutch: iets
- European Spanish: algo interrogación
- Finnish: mitään
- French: n’importe quoi
- German: irgendetwas
- Greek: τίποτα
- Italian: niente
- Japanese: 何でも
- Korean: 아무것도
- Norwegian: noe
- Polish: cokolwiek
- Portuguese: qualquer coisa
- Romanian: nimic
- Russian: что-нибудь
- Spanish: algo
- Swedish: något
- Thai: สิ่งใด
- Turkish: herhangi bir şey
- Ukrainian: що-небудь
- Vietnamese: bất cứ cái gì
Translation of anything from the Collins English to French Dictionary