Definition of Somehow

1. Adverb. In some unspecified way or manner; or by some unspecified means. "He tried to make is someway acceptable"




2. Adverb. For some unspecified reason. "He had me dead to rights but somehow I got away with it"

Definition of Somehow

1. adv. In one way or another; in some way not yet known or designated; by some means; as, the thing must be done somehow; he lives somehow.

Definition of Somehow

1. Adverb. In one way or another; in some way not yet known or designated; by some means; as, the thing must be done somehow; he lives somehow. ¹

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Definition of Somehow

1. by some means [adv]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Somehow

some more
some mothers do have them
some other
some people
some rights reserved
some time
some times
somebodies
somebody
somebody's
somebuddy
someday
somedeal
somedele
somegate
somehow (current term)
somen
someone
someone's
someones
somepin
someplace
someplaces
somepody
somepoty
somer
somersault
somersaulted
somersaulting
somersaults

Literary usage of Somehow

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1. Readers' Guide to Periodical Literatureby H.W. Wilson Company by H.W. Wilson Company (1909)
"William DeMorgan's It Never Can Happen Again As good as its predecessors, "Joseph Vance." "Alice-for-short." and "somehow Good. ..."

2. The Library of Literary Criticism of English and American Authors by Charles Wells Moulton (1904)
"I am much obliged to you for introducing me to Dr. Brown's book, which I like very much. There is a soul in it somehow that one does not find in many books, ..."

3. The Life and Theatrical Times of Charles Kean, F.S.A. by Fanny Kemble, Kate Field, John William Cole (1882)
"... done, somehow or other. God bless you, my dear Hal. I am ever yours, One word to Dorothy. FANNY. Now, my beloved and best Dorothy, haven't you enough to ..."

4. The English Poets: Selections with Critical Introductions by Thomas Humphry Ward (1918)
"UV • Oh yet we trust that somehow good ^ / Will be the final goal of ill, ^ To pangs of nature, sins of will, Defects of doubt, and taints of blood; ..."

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