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somewhereadverb [not gradable]

 us   /ˈsʌm·hwer, -weər/

somewhere adverb [not gradable] (PLACE)

in, to, or at a place which is not known or not stated: I want to live somewhere else. Can we go somewhere and talk? Note: "Anywhere" is usually used instead of "somewhere" in negative sentences and questions.

somewhere adverb [not gradable] (APPROXIMATELY)

(used esp. before a number) approximately; about: CDs cost somewhere around $15 apiece.
Translations of “somewhere”
in Korean 어딘가…
in Arabic مَكان ما…
in Portuguese em algum lugar…
in Catalan en algun lloc…
in Japanese どこかに(で、へ)…
in Italian qualche parte, un posto…
in Chinese (Traditional) 地方, 在某處,在某地…
in Russian где-то, куда-то, откуда-то…
in Turkish bir yere, bir yerde…
in Chinese (Simplified) 地方, 在某处,在某地…
in Polish gdzieś…
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