Person and Someone


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Person noun – A human being.
Usage example: there was too much for one person to do

Someone is a synonym for person. In some cases you can use "Someone" instead the word "Person" as a noun or a pronoun.
Nearby Words: personal, personality, personate, personage, persona
Synonyms for Person


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Someone noun – A human being.
Person is a synonym for someone. You can use "Person" instead the word "Someone" as a noun or a pronoun.
Synonyms for Someone

Both words in one sentence

  • This isn't about a homeless person or someone living After the End wearing rags because they have no choice.
  • Revenge Someone has done something seriously bad to another person or someone that person loves, and for some reason, there's no justice to be had for the crime, so the character sets out to exact their own kind of justice upon the person or people responsible.
    Source: Revenge
  • Kick the Dog Conversely, the creator may show a character being kind for no apparent gain, to demonstrate that the character is a nice person and someone the audience is meant to cheer for.
    Source: Kick the Dog
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