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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 some·thing /ˈsʌm(p)θɪŋ, ||ˈsʌmpṃ/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Some·thing, adv. In some degree; somewhat; to some extent; at some distance.
    I something fear my father's wrath.   --Shak.
    We have something fairer play than a reasoner could have expected formerly.   --Burke.
    My sense of touch is something coarse.   --Tennyson.
 It must be done to-night,
 And something from the palace.   --Shak.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Some·thing n.
 1. Anything unknown, undetermined, or not specifically designated; a certain indefinite thing; an indeterminate or unknown event; an unspecified task, work, or thing.
    There is something in the wind.   --Shak.
    The whole world has something to do, something to talk of, something to wish for, and something to be employed about.   --Pope.
 Something attemped, something done,
 Has earned a night's repose.   --Longfellow.
 2. A part; a portion, more or less; an indefinite quantity or degree; a little.
    Something yet of doubt remains.   --Milton.
    Something of it arises from our infant state.   --I. Watts.
 3. A person or thing importance.
    If a man thinketh himself to be something, when he is nothing, he deceiveth himself.   --Gal. vi. 3.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n : a thing of some kind; "is there something you want?"