anything might happen


anything might happen
anything can/might ˈhappen idiom
used to say that it is not possible to know what the result of sth will be
Main entry:happenidiom

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  • anything might happen — anything is possible, anything could be …   English contemporary dictionary

  • anything can happen — anything can/might ˈhappen idiom used to say that it is not possible to know what the result of sth will be Main entry: ↑happenidiom …   Useful english dictionary

  • might — might1 [ maıt ] modal verb *** Might is usually followed by an infinitive without to : I might change my mind. Sometimes might is used without a following infinitive: I don t think we ll need any more help, but we might. Might does not change its …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • might — I UK [maɪt] / US modal verb *** Summary: Might is usually followed by an infinitive without to : I might change my mind. Sometimes might is used without a following infinitive: I don t think we ll need any more help, but we might. Might does not… …   English dictionary

  • might*/*/*/ — [maɪt] modal verb I summary: ■ Might is usually followed by an infinitive without ‘to : I might change my mind. Sometimes it is used without a following infinitive: I don t think we ll need any more help, but we might. ■ Might has no tenses, no… …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • might — might1 W1S1 [maıt] modal v negative short form mightn t ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(possibility)¦ 2¦(suggesting)¦ 3¦(asking permission)¦ 4¦(somebody should have done something)¦ 5¦(past purpose)¦ 6 might I say/ask/add etc 7 I might say/add 8 I might have… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • happen — verb (I) 1 if an event or situation happens, it exists and continues for a period of time, especially without being planned first: The accident happened early on Tuesday morning. | No one knew who had fired the gun it all happened so quickly. |… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • happen — hap|pen [ hæpən ] verb intransitive *** to take place, usually without being planned: The accident happened at about 4:30 p.m. yesterday. The family was on vacation when the tragedy happened. He seemed to be unaware of what was happening around… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • happen — hap|pen W1S1 [ˈhæpən] v [Date: 1300 1400; Origin: hap ( HAPPY)] 1.) when something happens, there is an event, especially one that is not planned = ↑occur ▪ When did the accident happen? ▪ It s impossible to predict what will happen next.… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • happen to — phrasal verb [transitive] Word forms happen to : he/she/it happens to present participle happening to past tense happened to past participle happened to 1) a) happen to someone if something happens to you, an event or action takes place which… …   English dictionary