something Definition

  • 1a thing that is unspecified or unknown
  • 2used to emphasize that a thing is important or worthy of attention

Using something: Examples

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

  • Example

    I need something to eat.

  • Example

    There's something strange about this place.

  • Example

    She said something that made me laugh.

  • Example

    He's up to something, I can feel it.

something Synonyms and Antonyms

Synonyms for something


Summary: something in Brief

The term 'something' [ˈsʌmθɪŋ] refers to an unspecified or unknown thing. It is often used to emphasize the importance or worthiness of attention of a thing. Examples include 'I need something to eat' and 'He's up to something, I can feel it.'

How do native speakers use this expression?