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such and suchadjective

uk   us   informal
used to refer to something that you do not ​want to ​name or say ​exactly: If they ​tell you to ​arrive at such and such a ​time, just get there a ​couple of ​minutes early.
(Definition of such and such from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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such and suchadjective, pronoun

 us   /ˈsʌtʃ·ənˌsʌtʃ/
used to ​represent a ​specificperson or thing when you cannot or do not ​want to give the ​actualinformation: If they ​tell you to ​arrive at such and such a ​time, get there about ten ​minutes early.
(Definition of such and such from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “such and such”
in Chinese (Simplified) (用于不想明确说出的事物)某,某个…
in Chinese (Traditional) (用於不想明確說出的事物)某,某個…
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