adverb some·times \ˈsəm-ˌtīmz also (ˌ)səm-ˈ\

: at certain times

Full Definition of SOMETIMES

:  at times :  now and then :  occasionally

Examples of SOMETIMES

  1. His jokes are funny, but sometimes he goes too far.
  2. Sometimes I take the bus to work.
  3. We all make mistakes sometimes.
  4. She works nine hours a day, sometimes more than that.
  5. The word is sometimes used figuratively.

First Known Use of SOMETIMES

14th century

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Definition of SOMETIMES

:  sometime

First Known Use of SOMETIMES

SOMETIMES Defined for Kids


adverb some·times \ˈsəm-ˌtīmz\

Definition of SOMETIMES for Kids

:  now and then :  occasionally <Sometimes she walks to work.>


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