quite a


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Adv.1.quite a - of an unusually noticeable or exceptional or remarkable kind (not used with a negative); "her victory was quite something"; "she's quite a girl"; "quite a film"; "quite a walk"; "we've had quite an afternoon"
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He is quite a good fellow - nobody's enemy but his own.
He seemed to swell and grow before my eyes; the room seemed full of the echoes of his voice; and the strange feeling (to which, perhaps, no one is quite a stranger) that all this had occurred before, at some indefinite time, and that I knew what he was going to say next, took possession of me.
The boy who used to sit behind you in fourth-grade math is there, and he's shot up quite a few inches and is looking mighty dishy.