a matter meaning


    Definition of a matter in English Dictionary

  • AdverbSUF-ter
    1. OBS Somewhat; slightly; a little.
    2. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • The investigations generally agree that the administration’s postattack talking points — a matter of much dispute — were flawed but not deliberately misleading.
        • The stupendousness of it all was indeed a matter for civic pride.
        • Whether we pick up Mary first and then John or John first and then Mary is a matter of swings and roundabouts.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Adverbs
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      Meaning of a matter for the defined word.

      Grammatically, this idiom "a matter" is an adverb.
      Definiteness: Level 1
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