quite something

Definition of quite something

  1. :  a major event It was quite something for a small-town boy to be interviewed for the national news.

Word by Word Definitions

quiteplay
  1. :  wholly, completely

    :  to an extreme :  positively

    :  to a considerable extent :  rather

somethingplay
  1. :  some indeterminate or unspecified thing

    :  a person or thing of consequence

    :  one having more or less the character, qualities, or nature of something different

  1. :  in some degree :  somewhat

    : used as an intensive giving adverbial force to an adjective


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contemplative of or relative to the past

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