Definition of one thing and another
- What with one thing and another, we still haven't finished.
: an object or entity not precisely designated or capable of being designated
: an inanimate object distinguished from a living being
: a separate and distinct individual quality, fact, idea, or usually entity
: different or distinct from the one first considered
: some other
: being one more in addition to one or more of the same kind
: an additional one of the same kind : one more
: one that is different from the first or present one
: one of a group of unspecified or indefinite things
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