somewhat

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Somewhat is on the Academic Word List.

Pronunciation[change]

Adverb[change]

Positive
somewhat

Comparative
none

Superlative
none

  1. (formal) a little, not very
    What happens in the classroom can be somewhat different from the lesson plan.
    She was somewhat surprised to find her name in the morning paper.
    His guitar playing has changed somewhat since the band's first CD.

Determiner[change]

Determiner
somewhat

  1. (formal) a little, not very
    That's somewhat of a problem.

Synonym s[change]