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or some way, someways

[suhm-wey] /ˈsʌmˌweɪ/
in some, way; somehow.
Origin of someway
late Middle English
1400-50; late Middle English; see some, way1 Unabridged
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  • It didn't seem natural, someway, for him to be wholly comfortable.

  • someway that feller sort o' went ag'in' me, to'rds the last.

    Against Odds Lawrence L. Lynch
  • But really you someway bewitch me with your tempting discourse, so that I keep straying from my point unawares.

    The Confidence-Man Herman Melville
  • Cecilia was apt to be looked at, someway, when things were to be given up.

  • someway, together, we dragged the last of the Morans into his home, and closed the door between him and his mountain world.

    May Iverson's Career Elizabeth Jordan
  • Then someway, in the dark, their arms found each other and their lips met.

  • someway or other, he found himself out on the street with Louise.

    A Son of the City Herman Gastrell Seely
  • It was Trimmer who did this; somehow, someway he did it, and he flaunts it in our faces.

    The Making of Bobby Burnit George Randolph Chester
  • Uncle Sam keeps track of us someway and sooner or later finds us.

    Diary of an Enlisted Man Lawrence Van Alstyne
British Dictionary definitions for someway


in some unspecified manner
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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