Bedeutung von “some” im Essential American English Dictionary


pronoun, determiner us /sʌm/

A1 used to mean an amount of something without saying exactly how much or how many:

You’ll need a pair of scissors and some glue.
I can’t eat all of these apples – would you like some?
Could I have some more paper, please?

A1 used to mean a part of a larger amount or number of something and not all of it:

Some people don’t eat meat.
Some of the children were frightened.

a large amount or number of something:

It will be some time before I see you again.

(Definition von “some” aus dem Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)