so-and-so


1so–and–so

noun \ˈsō-ən-ˌsō\

—used when the name of a person is unknown or not important

: a rude or annoying person

plural so–and–sos or so–and–so's \-ˌsōz\

Full Definition of SO-AND-SO

1
:  an unnamed or unspecified person, thing, or action
2
:  bastard 3

First Known Use of SO-AND-SO

13th century

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2so–and–so

adverb

Definition of SO-AND-SO

1
:  to an unspecified amount or degree
2
:  in an unspecified manner or fashion

First Known Use of SO-AND-SO

1565

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