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Adjective: some  súm or sum
  1. 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"
     
  2. Relatively much but unspecified in amount or extent
    "we talked for some time"; "he was still some distance away"
     
  3. Relatively many but unspecified in number
    "they were here for some weeks"; "we did not meet again for some years"
     
  4. Remarkable
    "that was some party"; "she is some skier"
Adverb: some  súm or sum
  1. (of quantities) imprecise but fairly close to correct
    "some forty people came";
    - approximately, about, close to, just about, roughly, more or less, around, or so, loosely

Sounds like: soles, so

See also: any, beaucoup [US, dialect], both, extraordinary, few, many, much, several, whatever, whatsoever

Antonym: all, no

Encyclopedia: Some