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pronoun some·one \-(ˌ)wən\

Simple Definition of someone

  • : some person

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of someone

  1. :  some person :  somebody

Examples of someone in a sentence

  1. Someone left you a message.

  2. Is that someone you know?

  3. We need someone who can work nights and weekends.

  4. Someone took the last piece of cake.

  5. I'll do it because someone has to.

  6. She offered the job to someone else.



14th Century

First Known Use of someone

14th century



SOMEONE Defined for Kids

someone

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pronoun some·one \ˈsəm-wən, -ˌwən\

Definition of someone for Students

  1. :  a person who is not known, named, or specified <Someone has to do the job.>




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