such and such
I. adjective Date: 13th century not named or specified II. pronoun Date: 15th century something not specified

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  • Such and such — Such Such, a. [OE. such, sich, sech, sik, swich, swilch, swulch, swilc, swulc, AS. swelc, swilc, swylc; akin to OFries. selik, D. zulk, OS. sulic, OHG. sulih, solih, G. solch, Icel. sl[=i]kr, OSw. salik, Sw. slik, Dan. slig, Goth. swaleiks;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • such and such — {pron.} Something whose name is not mentioned because it does not need to be mentioned. * /George s argument tries to prove such and such to be true, but it does not convince me./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • such and such — {pron.} Something whose name is not mentioned because it does not need to be mentioned. * /George s argument tries to prove such and such to be true, but it does not convince me./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • such-and-such — {adj. phr.} Being one whose name has been forgotten or whose name does not need to be mentioned. * /She told me to go to such and such a street and turn right./ * /Suppose, now, that we have such and such a group coming to the school, and we don… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • such-and-such — {adj. phr.} Being one whose name has been forgotten or whose name does not need to be mentioned. * /She told me to go to such and such a street and turn right./ * /Suppose, now, that we have such and such a group coming to the school, and we don… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • Such or such — Such Such, a. [OE. such, sich, sech, sik, swich, swilch, swulch, swilc, swulc, AS. swelc, swilc, swylc; akin to OFries. selik, D. zulk, OS. sulic, OHG. sulih, solih, G. solch, Icel. sl[=i]kr, OSw. salik, Sw. slik, Dan. slig, Goth. swaleiks;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Such — Such, a. [OE. such, sich, sech, sik, swich, swilch, swulch, swilc, swulc, AS. swelc, swilc, swylc; akin to OFries. selik, D. zulk, OS. sulic, OHG. sulih, solih, G. solch, Icel. sl[=i]kr, OSw. salik, Sw. slik, Dan. slig, Goth. swaleiks; originally …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Such character — Such Such, a. [OE. such, sich, sech, sik, swich, swilch, swulch, swilc, swulc, AS. swelc, swilc, swylc; akin to OFries. selik, D. zulk, OS. sulic, OHG. sulih, solih, G. solch, Icel. sl[=i]kr, OSw. salik, Sw. slik, Dan. slig, Goth. swaleiks;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Such like — Such Such, a. [OE. such, sich, sech, sik, swich, swilch, swulch, swilc, swulc, AS. swelc, swilc, swylc; akin to OFries. selik, D. zulk, OS. sulic, OHG. sulih, solih, G. solch, Icel. sl[=i]kr, OSw. salik, Sw. slik, Dan. slig, Goth. swaleiks;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Such Great Heights — Infobox Single Name = Such Great Heights Cover size = Border = Caption = Artist = The Postal Service Album = Give Up A side = B side = There s Never Enough Time Released = Start date|2003|1|21 Format = Recorded = Genre = Pop, Indie, Alternative,… …   Wikipedia

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