something of the kind etc

something of the kind etc
n infml

As a present I'd like to give him a lighter or something of the kind — Я хотел бы подарить ему зажигалку или что-нибудь в этом роде

I did mean something of the sort — Именно что-то вроде этого я и имела в виду


Новый англо-русский словарь современной разговорной лексики. - М.:«Русский язык-Медиа» . . 2003.

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