Such-and-such meaning

Such and such means an unnamed or unspecified place or thing.

An example of such and such is how you describe a place you can't remember, as in "We turned left at the first left, at such and such street."

noun
1
0
Not specified; unnamed or undetermined.

They agreed to meet at such and such an hour.

adjective
0
0
Something unspecified or undetermined.
pronoun
0
0
(being) Something particular but not named or specified.

We went to such and such a place.

noun
0
0
Alternative form of such-and-such.
noun
0
0
Advertisement
(idiomatic) A placeholder or generic thing.

It's a poor system, because if you want to do such-and-such you must first find that function in a long and disorderly list.

noun
0
0
Unstated; given.

I am troubled by the rush of young researchers attempting to prove that females are not inferior to males in such-and-such an ability or such-and-such a trait, especially when it is by no means clear what difference it makes.

adjective
0
0