somehow or other

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used when the specific details about how something is or was done are not important or have been forgotten Somehow or other, we managed to get all of the boxes into the car.

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somehow or other

some kind/sort/type of

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“Somehow or other.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/somehow%20or%20other. Accessed 28 Nov. 2021.

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