kinda


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kin·da

 (kīn′də)
Informal
Contraction of kind of: You kinda look like my uncle.

kinda

(ˈkaɪndə)
adv
quite; rather
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.kinda - to some (great or small) extent; "it was rather cold"; "the party was rather nice"; "the knife is rather dull"; "I rather regret that I cannot attend"; "He's rather good at playing the cello"; "he is kind of shy"
Translations

kinda

[ˈkaɪndə] adv (= quite) → plutôt
He looked kinda cool but kinda young → Il avait l'air plutôt cool mais plutôt jeune aussi.
I'd kinda like to ...
I'd kinda like to have a sheep farm in New Mexico → Ça ne me déplairait peut-être pas d'avoir un élevage de moutons au Nouveau Mexique.
References in classic literature ?
I kinda always been a mite proud of 'em," he confessed, as he rolled his after-supper cigarette.
Colin Moriarty is severing his ties with Kinda Funny, the entertainment and video games company he co-founded.
Syrian actress Kinda Hanna baptized her adorable twins, Catalia and Christine, and son Fares this week.
But, The X Factor USA alumnae made up of Ally Brooke, Dinah Jane, Camila Cabello, Normani Kor-dei and Lauren Jauregui give their crowd-pleasing cachet a bigger boost with the recording's top tracks: The infectious Work From Home (featuring rapper Ty Dolla Sign) and Not That Kinda Girl, with spitfire Missy Elliott in tow.
24 million followers: "Wow its kinda sick that they are on people's phone out of nowhere.
Take it away highbrow Ginni: "I'm kinda guessing your old fella is your old fella and you're kinda used to seeing it in a particular way.
Kinda (president, National Institutes for the Humanities of Japan) and colleagues adopt a "contextual approach" to reconstructing the cultural landscape history of Japan which is characterized by, as Kinda describes it, an attention to accurate depiction of the individual features and situations of each factor of the landscape in different periods and a working process for searching for both the functional and historical ecology and the vectors for transformation of factors.
Summary: DAMASCUS: Syrian actress Kinda Alloush has turned down an offer to act in the upcoming serial "Sharbat Looz.
I wore a yellow skating outfit, and I was kinda large.
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It was hard to tell who went which way,'' Kahne said after the race, ``but it kinda looked like the 25 (Vickers) went down to get behind the 48 and keep pushing him and he was already a little bit up on his right rear corner there and actually kinda hooked him and turned him into the 8 from where I was.
She kinda runs the show around here and I am just you know kinda tidied up occasionally and thrown out to work.