- kind of; rather: The movie was kinda boring.
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Examples from the Web for kinda
I ended up developing a blister on one of my vocal cords, so that kinda sucked.
My wife was talking to her on the phone, and I just kinda found the courage to ask her.
I like the fact that they kinda let me do what I want to do.Jim Norton And His Many Vices
July 25, 2014
“I was kinda looking to Woody Allen when he really cast [Vicky Cristina Barcelona] well,” he says.Chris Messina Isn’t Just Dr. Castellano on ‘The Mindy Project’
April 25, 2014
And while it's kinda hard to say in less than a second, a screen shot leaves no doubt about it.McConnell Campaign’s Huge Duke Whopper
March 25, 2014
"It kinda looks that way, from here," said Chip, inwardly ashamed.
"I kinda fergot it wasn't nothin' but a pitcher," he stammered, apologetically.
He says, you Martians are kinda likeable, but you can't be trusted.One Martian Afternoon
I kinda hoped it was––but I never had no reason to believe it.Once to Every Man
“It kinda looks to me like a frame-up,” he resumed from his fresh viewpoint.Rim o' the World
B. M. Bower
Word Origin and History for kinda
1890, representing a casual pronunciation of kind of.
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper