for some reason or another

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Definition of for some reason or another

: for a reason unknown to the speaker They had to change their plans for some reason or another.

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“For some reason or another.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/for%20some%20reason%20or%20another. Accessed 28 Jun. 2022.

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