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 for All and some
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Some \Some\ (s[u^]m), a. [OE. som, sum, AS. sum; akin to OS.,
     OFries., & OHG. sum, OD. som, D. sommig, Icel. sumr, Dan.
     somme (pl.), Sw. somlige (pl.), Goth. sums, and E. same.
     [root]191. See Same, a., and cf. -some.]
     1. Consisting of a greater or less portion or sum; composed
        of a quantity or number which is not stated; -- used to
        express an indefinite quantity or number; as, some wine;
        some water; some persons. Used also pronominally; as, I
        have some.
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              Some theoretical writers allege that there was a
              time when there was no such thing as society.
                                                    --Blackstone.
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     2. A certain; one; -- indicating a person, thing, event,
        etc., as not known individually, or designated more
        specifically; as, some man, that is, some one man. "Some
        brighter clime." --Mrs. Barbauld.
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              Some man praiseth his neighbor by a wicked intent.
                                                    --Chaucer.
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              Most gentlemen of property, at some period or other
              of their lives, are ambitious of representing their
              county in Parliament.                 --Blackstone.
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     3. Not much; a little; moderate; as, the censure was to some
        extent just.
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     4. About; near; more or less; -- used commonly with numerals,
        but formerly also with a singular substantive of time or
        distance; as, a village of some eighty houses; some two or
        three persons; some hour hence. --Shak.
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              The number slain on the rebel's part were some two
              thousand.                             --Bacon.
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     5. Considerable in number or quantity. "Bore us some leagues
        to sea." --Shak.
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              On its outer point, some miles away.
              The lighthouse lifts its massive masonry.
                                                    --Longfellow.
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     6. Certain; those of one part or portion; -- in distinction
        from other or others; as, some men believe one thing,
        and others another.
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              Some [seeds] fell among thorns; . . . but other fell
              into good ground.                     --Matt. xiii.
                                                    7, 8.
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     7. A part; a portion; -- used pronominally, and followed
        sometimes by of; as, some of our provisions.
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              Your edicts some reclaim from sins,
              But most your life and blest example wins. --Dryden.
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     All and some, one and all. See under All, adv. [Obs.]
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     Note: The illiterate in the United States and Scotland often
           use some as an adverb, instead of somewhat, or an
           equivalent expression; as, I am some tired; he is some
           better; it rains some, etc.
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     Some . . . some, one part . . . another part; these . . .
        those; -- used distributively.
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              Some to the shores do fly,
              Some to the woods, or whither fear advised.
                                                    --Daniel.
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     Note: Formerly used also of single persons or things: this
           one . . . that one; one . . . another.
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                 Some in his bed, some in the deep sea. --Chaucer.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  All \All\, adv.
     1. Wholly; completely; altogether; entirely; quite; very; as,
        all bedewed; my friend is all for amusement. "And cheeks
        all pale." --Byron.
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     Note: In the ancient phrases, all too dear, all too much, all
           so long, etc., this word retains its appropriate sense
           or becomes intensive.
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     2. Even; just. (Often a mere intensive adjunct.) [Obs. or
        Poet.]
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              All as his straying flock he fed.     --Spenser.
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              A damsel lay deploring
              All on a rock reclined.               --Gay.
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     All to, or All-to. In such phrases as "all to rent," "all
        to break," "all-to frozen," etc., which are of frequent
        occurrence in our old authors, the all and the to have
        commonly been regarded as forming a compound adverb,
        equivalent in meaning to entirely, completely, altogether.
        But the sense of entireness lies wholly in the word all
        (as it does in "all forlorn," and similar expressions),
        and the to properly belongs to the following word, being a
        kind of intensive prefix (orig. meaning asunder and
        answering to the LG. ter-, HG. zer-). It is frequently to
        be met with in old books, used without the all. Thus
        Wyclif says, "The vail of the temple was to rent:" and of
        Judas, "He was hanged and to-burst the middle:" i. e.,
        burst in two, or asunder.
  
     All along. See under Along.
  
     All and some, individually and collectively, one and all.
        [Obs.] "Displeased all and some." --Fairfax.
  
     All but.
        (a) Scarcely; not even. [Obs.] --Shak.
        (b) Almost; nearly. "The fine arts were all but
            proscribed." --Macaulay.
  
     All hollow, entirely, completely; as, to beat any one all
        hollow. [Low]
  
     All one, the same thing in effect; that is, wholly the same
        thing.
  
     All over, over the whole extent; thoroughly; wholly; as,
        she is her mother all over. [Colloq.]
  
     All the better, wholly the better; that is, better by the
        whole difference.
  
     All the same, nevertheless. "There they [certain phenomena]
        remain rooted all the same, whether we recognize them or
        not." --J. C. Shairp. "But Rugby is a very nice place all
        the same." --T. Arnold. -- See also under All, n.
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