something of

Definition of something of

  1. :  to some degree —used to make a statement or description less forceful or definite He is something of an expert with car repair. We have something of a problem here. The movie was something of a disappointment.

Word by Word Definitions

  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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to cast off or become cast off

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