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someplace

[ suhm-pleys ]
/ ˈsʌmˌpleɪs /
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adverb

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Origin of someplace

Middle English word dating back to 1350–1400; see origin at some, place

usage note for someplace

See anyplace.
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British Dictionary definitions for someplace

someplace
/ (ˈsʌmˌpleɪs) /

adverb

US and Canadian informal in, at, or to some unspecified place or region
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