Meaning of “somewhere” - Learner’s Dictionary


adverb us uk /ˈsʌmweər/

A2 used to refer to a place when you do not know exactly where it is or when it is not important exactly where it is:

They had difficulties finding somewhere to live.
He comes from somewhere near London.
Can you think of somewhere else (= a different place) we could go?

More examples

somewhere around/between, etc

B2 approximately:

He earns somewhere around £50,000 a year.

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(Definition of “somewhere” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)