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someone

pronoun  us   /ˈsʌmˌwʌn, -wən/
a person: I’m not interested in someone else’s experience. I hate cutting the lawn, so I pay someone to do it. Note: "Anyone" is usually used instead of "someone" in negative sentences and questions.
Translations of “someone”
in Korean 어떤 사람, 누군가…
in Arabic شَخْص ما…
in Portuguese alguém…
in Catalan algú…
in Japanese 誰か, ある人…
in Italian qualcuno…
in Chinese (Traditional) 某人…
in Russian кто-то, кто-нибудь…
in Turkish birisi, bir kimse…
in Chinese (Simplified) 某人…
in Polish ktoś…
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