What does Something mean?

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ˈsʌmˌθɪŋSome·thing

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Wiktionary

  1. somethingnoun

    An object whose nature is yet to be defined.

  2. somethingnoun

    An object whose name is forgotten by, unknown or unimportant to the user, e.g., from words of a song. Also used to refer to an object earlier indefinitely referred to as 'something' (pronoun sense).

  3. somethingverb

    Applied to an action whose name is forgotten by, unknown or unimportant to the user, e.g. from words of a song.

  4. somethingadverb

    somewhat; to a degree

    the baby looks something like his father.

  5. somethingadverb

    To a high degree.

  6. somethingpronoun

    An uncertain or unspecified thing; one thing.

  7. somethingpronoun

    (of someone or something) A quality to a moderate degree.

    The performance was something of a disappointment.

  8. somethingpronoun

    (of a person) A talent or quality that is difficult to specify.

    She has a certain something.

  9. somethingpronoun

    (often with really) Somebody or something who is in some way.

  10. somethingadjective

    Having a characteristic that the speaker cannot specify.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Somethingnoun

    anything unknown, undetermined, or not specifically designated; a certain indefinite thing; an indeterminate or unknown event; an unspecified task, work, or thing

  2. Somethingnoun

    a part; a portion, more or less; an indefinite quantity or degree; a little

  3. Somethingnoun

    a person or thing importance

  4. Somethingadverb

    in some degree; somewhat; to some extent; at some distance

Freebase

  1. Something

    "Something" is a song by the Beatles, featured on their 1969 album Abbey Road. It was released that same year as a double A-sided single with another track from the album, "Come Together". "Something" was the first Beatles song written by lead guitarist George Harrison to appear as an A-side, and the only song written by him to top the US charts while he was in the band. The single was also one of the first Beatles singles to contain tracks already available on an LP album. John Lennon and Paul McCartney, the band's principal songwriters, both praised "Something" as one of the best songs Harrison had written, or that the group had to offer. As well as critical acclaim, the single achieved commercial success, topping the Billboard charts in the United States and making the top five in the United Kingdom. The song has been covered by over 150 artists, making it the second-most covered Beatles song after "Yesterday". Artists who have covered the song include Elvis Presley, Frank Sinatra, Ray Charles, James Brown, Shirley Bassey, Tony Bennett, Ike & Tina Turner, the Miracles, Eric Clapton, Joe Cocker, Isaac Hayes, Julio Iglesias, Mina and Phish. Harrison is quoted as saying that his favourite version of the song was James Brown's, which he kept in his personal jukebox.

Editors Contribution

  1. something

    A specific and intuitively known detail.

    When people say something is causing this, we know intuitively.

    Submitted by MaryC on February 23, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Something' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #194

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Something' in Written Corpus Frequency: #118

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Something in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Something in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of Something in a Sentence

  1. Lindsey Graham:

    I don't know how you can sit with somebody for an hour in a church and then get up and shoot them. That's Mideast hate, that's something I didn't think we had here, but apparently we do.

  2. Khris Middleton:

    I don't think they really knew what they wanted to do with me and Giannis in the pick-and-roll, so it worked out for us, it's something that we've been doing lately with smaller guys guarding me and him, so it's been working for us.

  3. Michael Cohen:

    Our relationship with Russia is worse now than it has ever been, and that includes the Cold War, there is no reason for this. Russia needs us to help with their economy, something that would be very easy to do, and we need all nations to work together. Stop the arms race?

  4. Kristen Stewart:

    I like being hired, i like the feeling of having no control over something.

  5. Elisabeth Sehmer:

    We didn't know quite what to expect, and we were pleasantly surprised, i think people are looking for that feelgood factor of doing something for themselves... and going back to the routines they maybe lost a bit in these past two months.

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