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pronoun somebody pronunciation in British English /ˈsʌmbədi/
  1. someone

    Somebody phoned while you were out.

    somebody else:

    When things go wrong, you always say it’s somebody else’s fault.

    or somebody (=or someone similar):

    You could always ask Marie or somebody to feed the cat while you’re away.

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