- any person.
noun, plural an·y·bod·ies.
- a person of some importance: If you’re anybody, you’ll receive an invitation.
- anybody’s guess, a matter of conjecture: It’s anybody’s guess why she quit.
- any person; anyone
- (usually used with a negative or a question) a person of any importancehe isn’t anybody in this town
noun plural -bodies
- (often preceded by just) any person at random; no matter who
c.1300, ani-bodi, from + . One-word form is attested by 1826. Phrase anybody’s game (or race, etc.) is from 1840.