anything in it

anything in it

Any element of truth to something. We just got a tip that the mayor may not run in the fall. I want you to find out if there is anything in it.
See also: anything

anything/nothing/something ˈin it

any/no/some truth in what is being said: ‘Is there anything in the story that he is leaving the company?’ ‘No, I’m sure there’s nothing in it.’/‘Yes, I think there’s something in it.’