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some ... or other

used to refer to one of several ​possibilities when the ​exact one is not ​known or not ​stated: They ​found the ​painting in some ​antiqueshop or other.
(Definition of some ... or other from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “some ... or other”
in Chinese (Simplified) (表示不确知或未详细说明)某个…
in Chinese (Traditional) (表示不確知或未詳細說明)某個…
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