English version

anywhere

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishanywherean‧y‧where /ˈeniweə $ -wer/ ●●● S1 W3 (also anyplace American English) adverb 🔊 🔊 1 EVERYWHEREin or to any place 🔊 Sit anywhere you like. 🔊 You can buy clothes like these anywhere. 🔊 I don’t want to live in London, but I’d be happy living anywhere else.2 PLACEused in questions to mean ‘somewhere’ 🔊 Do you need anywhere to stay for the night? 🔊 Did you go anywhere exotic on vacation this year? 🔊 Have you been anywhere else in Spain?3 used in negative sentences to mean no place 🔊 I can’t find my passport anywhere.4 not anywhere near5 anywhere between one and ten/anywhere from one to ten etc6 not get anywhere7 not get somebody anywhere8 not be going anywhere
Examples from the Corpus
anywhereNor have I read about it anywhere.There is no sign of a shop or café open anywhere.I can't find my keys anywhere.Tropical fruit used to be hard to find, but now you can buy it anywhere.You can buy them anywhere, and they're very cheap.Sharpe, glad that he was not having to ride anywhere, began tugging at his tight boots.She couldn't find Ana anywhere either.I'm so happy here. I couldn't possibly imagine living anywhere else.She never married or went anywhere even on her days off.We were not able to see anywhere evidence of a master mind during the conflict which followed.Did you go anywhere exciting on vacation this year?I don't want that man anywhere near my house.I know of no primitive people anywhere that either rejects and despises conflict or represents warfare as an absolute evil.Sit anywhere - there are plenty of seats.Do they need anywhere to stay for the night?anywhere elseHe had his favourite places and didn't care for anyone or anywhere else.Looks like he hated Albert more than anything-but he never would let him get a job anywhere else.She was born here and has never wanted to live anywhere else.That is more than just a platitude from a guy who really would rather have been anywhere else.That makes me feel bad because I don't want to go anywhere else.Zeinab cried frequently at the opera, never, up till now, anywhere else.I wouldn't have been anywhere else for the world.These pictures are great - have you been anywhere else in Mexico?It's certainly hard to find a better deal anywhere else in the country.anywhere elseHe had his favourite places and didn't care for anyone or anywhere else.Looks like he hated Albert more than anything-but he never would let him get a job anywhere else.She was born here and has never wanted to live anywhere else.That is more than just a platitude from a guy who really would rather have been anywhere else.That makes me feel bad because I don't want to go anywhere else.Zeinab cried frequently at the opera, never, up till now, anywhere else.I wouldn't have been anywhere else for the world.It's certainly hard to find a better deal anywhere else in the country.