rather, kind of, kinda, sort of
(adverb) to some (great or small) extent; “it was rather cold”; “the party was rather nice”; “the knife is rather dull”; “I rather regret that I cannot attend”; “He’s rather good at playing the cello”; “he is kind of shy”
Source: WordNet® 3.1
kinda (not comparable)
(colloquial) kind of; somewhat
(colloquial) Contraction of kind of.
Yes in some respects but no in other respects.
kinda (plural kindas)
A subspecies of baboon, Papio cynocephalus kindae, primarily found in Angola, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Zambia, and possibly western Tanzania.
• Adkin, Dakin, Dinka