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kin·da

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

(ˈkaɪndə)
adv
quite; rather
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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"
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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.
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"I kinda always been a mite proud of 'em," he confessed, as he rolled his after-supper cigarette.
"Kinda. The only trouble is, I haven't got my rose yet."
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Egypt's rising star Kinda Alloush is set to take center screen in a new film "La Mu'akhadah" (Excusable).
In a race which featured the return to British racing of Kinda Ready, Ballymac Well paced up well to contest with the 2009 Blue Square Derby champion only for the pair to have a slight coming together at the first bend.
Although this one is kinda all over the place, you can tell the guy took his time and is into what he's doing; future issues are sure to please as well.
Stars in the Arab celebosphere aren't normally happy to share the spotlight with anyone but Syrian actress Kinda Alloush welcomes a bit of healthy competition.