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someday

[suhm-dey] /ˈsʌmˌdeɪ/
adverb
1.
at an indefinite future time.
Origin of someday
900
before 900; Middle English sum day, Old English sum dæg; see some, day
Usage note
The adverb someday is written solid: Perhaps someday we will know the truth. The two-word form some day means “a specific but unnamed day”: We will reschedule the meeting for some day when everyone can attend.
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someday

/ˈsʌmˌdeɪ/
adverb
1.
at some unspecified time in the (distant) future
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adv.

1898 as one word, from some + day.

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