or so

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or so

  1. Roughly, approximately.
    How many people came to the party? – Thirty or so.
    Add about a quart or so of milk and stir.
    It was about half full or so.
    • John Gay
      A week or so will probably reconcile us.

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  • Coordinates with an adjective, adverb, noun or other type of word indicating a quantity

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