Learn useful list of Indefinite Pronouns with meaning and examples in English.
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What is an Indefinite Pronoun?
An indefinite pronoun is a pronoun that refers to non-specific beings, objects, or places. Indefinite Pronouns can also function as other parts of speech too, depending on context.
Most indefinite pronouns are either singular or plural. However, some of them can be singular in one context and plural in another. For examples:
Another, anybody, anyone, anything, each, either, enough, everybody, everyone, everything, little, much, neither, nobody, no one, nothing, one, other, somebody, someone, something
Both, few, fewer, many, others, several
Both singular and plural
All, any, more, most, none, some, such.
List of Indefinite Pronouns
The most commonly used indefinite pronouns are listed below, with examples, as singular, plural or singular/plural.
Indefinite Pronouns Examples | Singular
Michael passed his card to another.
Does anybody have the time?
Anyone can see what’s going on here?
Anything is possible if you believe.
Each of the members has one vote.
Either choice has its advantages.
Enough is as good as a feast.
Everyone clapped when the movie ended.
Everything is going as planned.
Less is known about this period of history.
Little is known about his early life.
Much was discussed at the meeting.
In the end, neither was selected.
No one admitted to knocking over the base.
One of the girls gave up her seat.
One was tall and the other was short.
Somebody rang the doorbell.
Someone special is about to arrive.
Something makes me want to dance.
Indefinite Pronouns Examples | Plural
Both are guilty.
A few of the justices voiced their opposition.
Fewer are going to church these days.
Many classmates are planning to attend the party.
Others can worry about that.
Several of the documents were filled with errors.
Indefinite Pronouns Examples | Both Singular and Plural
All of the newspapers were soaked.
All of them are experts in their chosen field.
Any press is good press.
Any will do.
More were ignored.
More is better.
Most was rotten.
Most would agree.
None of those people is related to me.
I invited five friends but none have come.
Here is some.
Some of the biscuits have been eaten.
Such is life.
Such were the joys.