something/anything of the kind

noun phrase

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: something like the person or thing mentioned I'd like to go to a movie or a concert, or something of the kind. often used in negative statementsHe said I hung up on him, but I never did anything of the kind!This technology is completely new. I've never seen anything of the kind before.

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“Something/anything of the kind.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 13 Aug. 2020.

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