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English definition of “-something”
›used after a number like 20, 30, etc. to refer to the age of a person who is between 20 and 29, 30 and 39 yearsold, etc., or to a person who is of this age: I'd guess she's thirty-something.Most of these places are aimed at twenty-somethings.
Highly delighted, bitterly disappointed, ridiculously cheap: adverbs for emphasis.
by Liz Walter,
October 22, 2014
We often make adjectives stronger by putting an adverb in front of them. The most common ones are very and, for a stronger meaning, extremely: He was very pleased. The ship is extremely large. However, we don’t use very or extremely for adjectives that already have a strong meaning, for example fantastic,