some·​way ˈsəm-ˌwā How to pronounce someway (audio)
variants or less commonly someways

Example Sentences

Recent Examples on the Web Somehow, someway, Notre Dame (20-2) rose up. Eric Sondheimer, Los Angeles Times, 15 Apr. 2023 But somehow, someway, Kat Graham is tempting me to try them out with her recent look. Gabi Thorne, Allure, 22 Mar. 2023 The first order of business is to talk to the present coaches, put together a staff and then somehow, someway connect with the players. Ben Thomas |, al, 14 Apr. 2020 Somehow, someway, Indianapolis had a chance to erase all of that and put itself in the driver’s seat. Joel A. Erickson, Indianapolis Star, 22 Nov. 2019 Somehow, someway, Nate Berkus and Jeremiah Brent's new faux-shearling Liv chair for Living Spaces hits both of these categories. Candace Braun Davison, House Beautiful, 26 Sep. 2018 Yet somehow, someway, against fairly daunting odds, the singer’s show felt not like a pity party, but like a party party, one that featured ample opportunities to sing along, clap along, dance along, and smile along. Théoden Janes, charlotteobserver, 7 July 2018 And somehow, someway a guy at Roland Garros has to win 3 out of 5 sets against him on a single day?? Jon Wertheim,, 2 May 2018 Once again, with the game winding down to its final seconds, the Miami Hurricanes somehow, someway managed to walk off the court victorious. Jordan Mcpherson, miamiherald, 3 Mar. 2018 See More

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Word History

First Known Use

15th century, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of someway was in the 15th century

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“Someway.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 10 Jun. 2023.

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some·​way ˈsəm-ˌwā How to pronounce someway (audio)
variants also someways
: in some way : somehow
tried to make him someway understand

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