- 1. pronoun, adjective
1) (an indefinite amount or number (of): I can see some people walking across the field; You'll need some money if you're going shopping; Some of the ink was spilt on the desk.) noen, litt, noe2) ((said with emphasis) a certain, or small, amount or number (of): `Has she any experience of the work?' `Yes, she has some.'; Some people like the idea and some don't.) noe, noen, en del3) ((said with emphasis) at least one / a few / a bit (of): Surely there are some people who agree with me?; I don't need much rest from work, but I must have some.) en eller annen, noe, litt4) (certain: He's quite kind in some ways.) (på) mange/visse (måter), (i en) viss utstrekning2. adjective1) (a large, considerable or impressive (amount or number of): I spent some time trying to convince her; I'll have some problem sorting out these papers!) en god del, betydelig2) (an unidentified or unnamed (thing, person etc): She was hunting for some book that she's lost.) viss, en eller annen3) ((used with numbers) about; at a rough estimate: There were some thirty people at the reception.) cirka, om lag, omtrent3. adverb((American) somewhat; to a certain extent: I think we've progressed some.) litt, et stykke på vei, noe- somebody- someday
- mean something
- or something
- something like
- something tells menoen--------omkring--------omtrent--------somme--------vedIadv. \/sʌm\/, trykksvak: \/səm\/1) (foran regneord e.l.) om lag, omtrent, rundt regnet, cirka• it happened some thirty years agodet skjedde for rundt tretti år siden2) (hverdagslig) ganske (så), noe til• he seemed annoyed somehan virket ganske irritert• that's going some!det var noe til fart!some dozen people et dusintalls menneskersome few noen fåIIdeterm. \/sʌm\/, trykksvak: \/səm\/1) noe, noen, litt, en eller annen, et eller annet, en del, somme, viss, et visst, visse, enkelte• some person might have seen iten eller annen kan ha sett det• I bought some stampsjeg kjøpte noen frimerker• there is some man at the doordet er en eller annen mann på døren• it is open some daysden er åpen visse dager• there is some truth in what you saydet er noe sant i det du sier• some of it was spoiltnoe av det var ødelagt• some work is pleasantnoe arbeid er trivelig• would you like some more?vil du ha litt til?• I have read it in some book or otherjeg har lest det i en eller annen bok• that is some helpdet er en viss hjelp2) atskillig, en hel del, en god (del), ikke så lite• that will take some courage• I shall be away for some timejeg kommer til å være borte en god stund3) (hverdagslig) ordentlig, skikkelig, litt av• that was some party!det var litt av en fest, det!for some reason or other av en eller annen grunnfor some time yet på en god stund ennåof some size ganske storsome (people) somme, enkelte, en delsome bread litt brød, noe brødsome day (or other) en eller annen dag, før eller senere
English-Norwegian dictionary. 2013.