something like

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Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of something like

1 : close to : approximately
  • It costs something like five dollars.
2 : somewhat or slightly like
  • He does look something like his father.

Word by Word Definitions

something play
  1. : some indeterminate or unspecified thing

  2. : some indeterminate amount more than a specified number

  3. : a person or thing of consequence

  1. : in some degree : somewhat

  2. used as an intensive giving adverbial force to an adjective


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