somebody Definition

an unknown or unspecified person; someone.

Using somebody: Examples

Take a moment to familiarize yourself with how "somebody" can be used in various situations through the following examples!

  • Example

    Somebody left their phone on the table.

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    I need somebody to help me with this task.

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    Is there somebody who can answer this question?

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    Somebody must have seen what happened.

somebody Synonyms and Antonyms

Synonyms for somebody


Summary: somebody in Brief

The term 'somebody' [ˈsʌmbədi] refers to an unknown or unspecified person, often used when the identity of the person is not important. It is a pronoun that can be replaced by 'someone' or 'person'. Examples include 'Somebody left their phone on the table,' and 'I need somebody to help me with this task.'

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