some·​place | \ ˈsəm-ˌplās How to pronounce someplace (audio) \

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Examples of someplace in a Sentence

Should we eat here or go someplace else? I put my keys someplace but I can't remember where.

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The bout would take someplace at the site of the Wilder team's choosing at a date between September and December. Lance Pugmire,, "Deontay Wilder's team offers $50 million to Anthony Joshua for a heavyweight title fight this fall," 25 Apr. 2018 Even though the bank can change those rates at any time, McBride said, the consumer can readily move their money someplace else at any time, too. Susan Tompor, Detroit Free Press, "How do you make more money when the Fed cuts rates?," 11 Sep. 2019 This gives me the opportunity to help the women of my community see their work and their byline someplace other than their blogs, which is huge. al, "Javacia Bowser partners with Reckon Women to elevate womens’ voices," 4 Sep. 2019 For his next move, Schindler is thinking about someplace closer to his customers, like Mexico or the Dominican Republic. Lydia Depillis, ProPublica, "Everything You Need to Play Baseball Is Made in China — and Getting Hit by Trump’s Tariffs," 3 Sep. 2019 People get up late for work after the weekend and are in a hurry to get someplace. Washington Post, "Maryland’s garbage workers in harm’s way," 17 May 2018 Everyone here came from someplace else, pushing forward while struggling to survive. The Economist, "How donuts fuelled the American Dream," 26 July 2019 Romantics looking for love and committed relationships in Florida may want to think again or look someplace else. Johnny Diaz,, "Florida is full of cheating hearts, survey finds," 21 June 2019 These guys who are healthy now, might not want to take that risk, might not want to go someplace else and wait for [Durant] for two years... Joey Morona,, "LeBron’s Lakers could benefit most from Kevin Durant’s injury, says ESPN’s Stephen A. Smith," 12 June 2019

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First Known Use of someplace

1880, in the meaning defined above

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a topic to which one constantly reverts

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