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Answer for the clue "A bit", 4 letters:
Alternative clues for the word some
Not too many
A number of
"___ Like It Hot"
Between all and none
Ending with win or hand
Between 0% and 100%
A smattering of
To a degree
Five or ten, say
Amount between none and all
Not a lot
A portion of
"___ help you are!"
Four or five, say
More or less
Suffix with hand or tooth
Homophone for sum
Finish for hand or win
"___ Came Running": J. Jones
Ending with quarrel or fear
"___ of These Days": Sophie Tucker theme
"___ Came Running," book by Jones
Suffix for tooth
"___ achieve greatness . . . ": Shak.
Amount between all and none
"___ must be spectators": Jonson
Between few and many
A few or more
"___ are born great . . . ": Shakespeare
Ending with tire or irk
"___ are born great . . . ": Shak.
"___ Enchanted Evening"
"___ Like It Hot": 1959 film
Suffix with blithe and frolic
Word with one or what
"You can fool ___ of . . . "
Suffix for two, three or four
Bother or trouble ending
Word definitions for some in dictionaries
Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Word definitions in Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
I. determiner COLLOCATIONS FROM OTHER ENTRIES a little/many/some/any more ▪ Can I have a little more time to finish? ▪ Are there any more sandwiches? at some point ▪ Over half the population suffers from back pain at some point in their lives. at some stage...
The Collaborative International Dictionary
Word definitions in The Collaborative International Dictionary
Some \Some\ (s[u^]m), a. [OE. som, sum, AS. sum; akin to OS., OFries., & OHG. sum, OD. som, D. sommig, Icel. sumr, Dan. somme (pl.), Sw. somlige (pl.), Goth. sums, and E. same. Consisting of a greater or less portion or sum; composed of a quantity or number...
Word definitions in Wiktionary
adv. Of a measurement; approximately, roughly det. A certain proportion of, at least one. pron. A certain number, at least one.
Douglas Harper's Etymology Dictionary
Word definitions in Douglas Harper's Etymology Dictionary
Old English sum "some, a, a certain one, something, a certain quantity; a certain number;" with numerals "out of" (as in sum feowra "one of four"); from Proto-Germanic *suma- (cognates: Old Saxon, Old Frisian, Old High German sum , Old Norse sumr , Gothic...
Word definitions in WordNet
adj. quantifier; used with either mass nouns or plural count nouns to indicate an unspecified number or quantity; "have some milk"; "some roses were still blooming"; "having some friends over"; "some apples"; "some paper" [syn: some(a) ] [ant: no(a) , all(a)...
Word definitions in Wikipedia
Somé is a town in the Nandiala Department of Boulkiemdé Province in central western Burkina Faso . It has a population of 3,073.
Usage examples of some.
The rest I was prepared to dismiss airily as some sort of unfortunate aberration brought about by the exceptional circumstances of the tornado.
He had figured to himself some passionate hysterique, merciless as a cat in her hate and her love, a zealous abettor, perhaps even the ruling spirit in the crime.
The troops of ladies were off to bereave themselves of their fashionable imitation old lace adornment, which denounced them in some sort abettors and associates of the sanguinary loathed wretch, Mrs.
We may, however, omit for the present any consideration of the particular providence, that beforehand decision which accomplishes or holds things in abeyance to some good purpose and gives or withholds in our own regard: when we have established the Universal Providence which we affirm, we can link the secondary with it.
Yet I know that thou wilt abide here till some one else come, whether that be early or late.
I deem thou hast not come hither to abide her without some token or warrant of her.
I will not wear thy soul with words about my grief and sorrow: but it is to be told that I sat now in a perilous place, and yet I might not step down from it and abide in that land, for then it was a sure thing, that some of my foes would have laid hand on me and brought me to judgment for being but myself, and I should have ended miserably.
So they took counsel together, and to some it seemed better to abide the onset on their vantage ground.
Since Bull Shockhead would bury his brother, and lord Ralph would seek the damsel, and whereas there is water anigh, and the sun is well nigh set, let us pitch our tents and abide here till morning, and let night bring counsel unto some of us.
Dale of the Tower: there shall we abide a while to gather victual, a day or two, or three maybe: so my Lord will hold a tourney there: that is to say that I myself and some few others shall try thy manhood somewhat.
It was now late in the afternoon, and Ralph pondered whether he should abide the night where he was and sleep the night there, or whether he should press on in hope of winning to some clear place before dark.
Either come down to us into the meadow yonder, that we may slay you with less labour, or else, which will be the better for you, give up to us the Upmeads thralls who be with you, and then turn your faces and go back to your houses, and abide there till we come and pull you out of them, which may be some while yet.
For I spake with thee, it is nigh two years agone, when thou wert abiding the coming of our Lady in the castle yonder But now I see of thee that thou art brighter-faced, and mightier of aspect than aforetime, and it is in my mind that the Lady of Abundance must have loved thee and holpen thee, and blessed thee with some great blessing.
At the same time, the desperation I heard in some voices made me wonder if Natch had been right to question our ability to make changes.
He was accounted a Master of Sorcere, the only Baenre so recognized other than old Gromph himself, and was reputed to be an abjurer of some skill.