something else

n
something or someone outstanding, excellent, exceptional. An enduring phrase from the hip lexicon of the 1950s. 'She goes with all the guys from out of my class
But that can't stop me from thinking to myself,
"She's sure fine looking, man, she's something else".'
('Something Else', written by Sharon Sheeley and Eddie Cochran, recorded by Eddie Cochran, 1959)

Contemporary slang . 2014.

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  • Something Else — Album par Shirley Bassey Sortie 15 mai 1971 Enregistrement …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Something Else — (Агия Анна (Наксос),Греция) Категория отеля: 2 звездочный отель Адрес: Agia Anna, Аги …   Каталог отелей

  • something else — ► something else informal an exceptional person or thing. Main Entry: ↑something …   English terms dictionary

  • Something Else!!!! — Infobox Album Name = Something Else!!!! Type = studio Artist = Ornette Coleman Released = 1958 Recorded = February 10 1958 – March 24 1958 Genre = Jazz Length = 42:15 Label = Contemporary Producer = Lester Koenig Reviews = *Allmusic Rating|4.5|5… …   Wikipedia

  • something else — phrasal 1. : something or someone special or extraordinary the solos … were something else Thomas Pynchon this guy is something else Claude Brown 2. : something or someone mystifying, bewildering, or overwhelming supporting six children … got to… …   Useful english dictionary

  • something else — {adj.}, {slang}, {informal} So good as to be beyond description; the ultimate; stupendous. * /Janet Hopper is really something else./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • something else — {adj.}, {slang}, {informal} So good as to be beyond description; the ultimate; stupendous. * /Janet Hopper is really something else./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • SOMETHING ELSE — Летом 1997 г. в квартире на Кутузовском проспекте появился на свет коллектив без названия. Название появилось гораздо позже, принеся демо запись в R club, их попросили обозначить название группы. На кассете была песня с названием Something Else …   Русский рок. Малая энциклопедия

  • something else — 1. pronoun Some other thing. 2. adjective Exceptionally good. My mothers cooking is something else! …   Wiktionary

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