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anyone

[en-ee-wuhn, -wuh n] /ˈɛn iˌwʌn, -wən/
pronoun
1.
any person at all; anybody:
Did anyone see the accident?
Origin
1350-1400
1350-1400; Middle English ani on. See any, one
Usage note
Anyone as a pronoun meaning “anybody” or “any person at all” is written as one word: Does anyone have the correct time? The two-word phrase any one means “any single member of a group of persons or things” and is often followed by of: Can any one of the members type? Any one of these books is exciting reading. Anyone is somewhat more formal than anybody. See also each, they.
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anyone

/ˈɛnɪˌwʌn; -wən/
pronoun
1.
any person; anybody
2.
(used with a negative or a question) a person of any importance: is he anyone in this town?
3.
(often preceded by just) any person at random; no matter who
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Word Origin and History for anyones

anyone

n.

Old English, two words, from any + one. Old English also used ænigmon in this sense. One-word form from 1844.

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