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Definition of something adverb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

something

 adverb
adverb
BrE BrE//ˈsʌmθɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈsʌmθɪŋ//
 
 
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(non-standard) used with an adjective to emphasize a statement She was swearing something terrible. Word Origin Old English sum thing (see some, thing).
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: something