something PRONOUN 1) an unspecified or unknown thing. 2) an unspecified or unknown amount or degree.
ADVERB informal used for emphasis with a following adjective: my back hurts something terrible.
quite (or really) something — Cf. ↑really something
something else — Cf. ↑something else
something of — Cf. ↑something of
thirty-something (forty-something, etc.) — Cf. ↑thirty-something/forty-something, etc.

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