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English definition of “somewhat”


adverb     /ˈsʌm.wɒt/ US  /-wɑːt/ formal
C1 to some degree ; rather : The resort has changed somewhat over the last few years . She's somewhat more confident than she used to be. We were somewhat tired after our long walk .Some and quite somewhat of to some degree : She was known for being somewhat of a strange character .Some and quite
(Definition of somewhat adverb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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