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[kahyn-duh] /ˈkaɪn də/
adverb, Pronunciation Spelling.
kind of; rather:
The movie was kinda boring. Unabridged
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  • Was a little too much for me to handle alone, 'cause I never studied that kinda things, ya know.

    Vanishing Point C.C. Beck
  • "It kinda looks that way, from here," said Chip, inwardly ashamed.

    Chip, of the Flying U B. M. Bower
  • I don't talk that kinda talk much; but I been thinkin' mebby I better get m' tongue split, so I can.

    The Gringos B. M. Bower
  • "I kinda fergot it wasn't nothin' but a pitcher," he stammered, apologetically.

    Chip, of the Flying U B. M. Bower
  • I was figuring on the hay to kinda ease through next winter.

    The Long Shadow B. M. Bower
Word Origin and History for kinda

1890, representing a casual pronunciation of kind of.

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