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Definition of something

 (Entry 1 of 2)

1a Hockey Jersey Francisco 49ers :some indeterminate or unspecified thing
b : some indeterminate amount more than a specified number used in combination twenty-something years olda group of fifty-somethings
2 : a person or thing of consequence
3 : one having more or less the character, qualities, or nature of something different is something of a bore
something else
: something or someone special or extraordinary



Definition of something (Entry 2 of 2)

1Jets Replica Replica Jersey Jets Hockey Jersey Francisco 49ers :in some degree : somewhat
2 used as an intensive giving adverbial force to an adjective swears something awful

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Synonyms: Adverb

enough, fairlyHockey Jersey Francisco 49ers , kind of, kindly [chiefly Southern], like, moderately, more or less, pretty, quite, rather, relatively, somewhat, sort of

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Something came in the mail for you. I thought I heard something outside.
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before the 12th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1a


13th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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English Language Learners Definition of something

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: a thing that is not known, named, or specified
: a person or thing that is important or worth noticing
: an amount that is more than a specified number



English Language Learners Definition of something (Entry 2 of 2)

: in a very small amount or degree : somewhat or slightly
informal used before an adjective that is being used like an adverb to add emphasis



Kids Definition of something

1 : a thing that is not known or named We'll have to do something about it.
2 : a thing or amount that is clearly known but not named I have something for you.
3 : somewhat She is something of an expert.

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