[kahyn-duh] /ˈkaɪn də/
adverb, Pronunciation Spelling.
kind of; rather:
The movie was kinda boring.
1890, representing a casual pronunciation of kind of.
[kahynd] /kaɪnd/ adjective, kinder, kindest. 1. of a good or benevolent nature or disposition, as a person: a kind and loving person. 2. having, showing, or proceeding from benevolence: kind words. 3. indulgent, considerate, or helpful; humane (often followed by to): to be kind to animals. 4. mild; gentle; clement: kind weather. 5. British Dialect. […]
[kin-der-gahr-tn, -dn] /ˈkɪn dərˌgɑr tn, -dn/ noun 1. a school or class for young children between the ages of four and six years. /ˈkɪndəˌɡɑːtən/ noun 1. a class or small school for young children, usually between the ages of four and six to prepare them for primary education Often shortened to (in Australia and New […]
[kin-der-gahrt-ner, -gahrd-] /ˈkɪn dərˌgɑrt nər, -ˌgɑrd-/ noun 1. a child who attends a kindergarten. 2. a kindergarten teacher. n. “kindergarten teacher,” 1872, from kindergarten + -er (1). The German form kindergartner is recorded in American English from 1863. As “kindergarten pupil,” attested from 1935.
[kin-der-gahrt-ner, -gahrd-] /ˈkɪn dərˌgɑrt nər, -ˌgɑrd-/ noun 1. a child who attends a kindergarten. 2. a kindergarten teacher.