someone

[ suhm-wuhn, -wuh n ]
/ ˈsʌmˌwʌn, -wən /

pronoun

some person; somebody.

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Origin of someone

Middle English word dating back to 1275–1325; see origin at some, one
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British Dictionary definitions for someone

someone
/ (ˈsʌmˌwʌn, -wən) /

pronoun

some person; somebody

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