What does someone mean?

Definitions for someone
ˈsʌmˌwʌn, -wənsome·one

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word someone.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. person, individual, someone, somebody, mortal, soul(noun)

    a human being

    "there was too much for one person to do"

Wiktionary

  1. someone(Noun)

    A partially specified but unnamed person.

    Etymology: some + one

  2. someone(Pronoun)

    some person.

    Is someone there?

    Etymology: some + one

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British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'someone' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #529

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'someone' in Written Corpus Frequency: #490

How to pronounce someone?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say someone in sign language?

  1. someone

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of someone in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of someone in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of someone in a Sentence

  1. Wang Yi:

    What we care about is, once someone has come into power, how he or she handles the cross-strait relationship, whether he or she will maintain the peaceful development of cross-strait relations, whether he or she will recommit to the political foundation of cross-strait relations, the one China principle.

  2. David Lee:

    I shouted for someone to ring an ambulance but I couldn’t see how bad it was. I saw my thumb drop on the floor.

  3. Sallust:

    To someone seeking power, the poorest man is the most useful.

  4. Emeasoba George:

    Nothing or nobody loses anything it, he or she has/knows already just by sharing it with something else or someone else. Rather, anything or anyone that shares whatever it, he or she has ends up getting or receiving more of it and never less. Therefore, never hesitate to share whatever you have or know with someone or those that needs/need it.

  5. Andrew Henderson:

    It's really concerning to me that someone would encourage violence on a day celebrating a man who taught peace.

Images & Illustrations of someone

  1. someonesomeonesomeonesomeonesomeone

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