Bedeutung von "something" Essential amerikanisches Englisch Wörterbuch


pronoun us /ˈsʌm.θɪŋ/

A1 used to mean a thing when you do not know what it is or when it is not important what it is:

As soon as I walked in, I noticed that something was missing.
We know about the problem and we’re trying to do something about it.
There’s something else (= another thing) I wanted to tell you.
or something (like that)

A2 used to show that what you have just said is only an example or that you are not certain about it:

Why don’t you go to a movie or something?

(Definition von "something" von Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)