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really (or quite) something

Definition of really or quite something in English:

informal Something considered impressive or notable: Want to see the library? It’s really something
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  • Petty singing Stand My Ground at the 911 American Tribute to Heroes was really something.
  • I know the pope was here recently and I didn't get a chance to meet him, but just being near him was really something.
  • I'm not a Tarantino fan, but this film is really something (though what, I'm not sure).
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