Definitions

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  • n. The quality of being something else.

Etymologies

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else +‎ -ness

Examples

  • Finally they slowed to a point where everyone experi-enced a brief instant of somewhere-elseness and nausea.

    The End of the Matter

  • Finally they slowed to a point where everyone experienced a brief instant of somewhere-elseness and nausea.

    The End of The Matter

  • Based on an exceptionally tricky 2003 mystery novel by Dennis Lehane, "Shutter Island" wears its something-elseness proudly, even defiantly.

    NYT > Home Page

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