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Sort

Antonyms for sort:

disarrange.

Synonyms for sort:

Sense 1

linnaean, superimpose, sandwich together, bunch, phenotype, juxtapose, reorder, stagger, prefix, juxtaposition, line up, characterize, heap, mark as, bank up, sequencing, lay out, pair up, hold up as, typology, pairing, string together, string out, file away, grouping, rearrange, put down as, pair, choose, identify with.

Sense 2

layer, space, describe, collation, succession, lone, stack, progression, transpose, winnow, file, deploy, division, size, realign, rubric.

Sense 3

dispose, unitary, generation, lump, pile, monopoly, cross-section, aggregate.

Sense 4

band, add, member, range, bracket, overlay.

Sense 5

description, league, gallery, assign, job, sole, complement.

Sense 6

count.

Sense 8

lot, shade.

Sense 12

single.

categorize

classify.

choose

single out.

kind

nature.

separate

compartmentalize.

split up

come apart.

Sense 1 (noun)

description.

Sense 3 (noun)

heap, pile, lay out, deploy, layer, range, dispose.

Sense 4 (noun)

winnow.

Sense 5 (noun)

grouping, cross-section, nature, lot.

category (noun)

genus, designation, level, kind, classification, stripe, caste, make, grain, people, phylum, line, variety, feather, stock, persuasion, mold, kingdom, step, strain, series, breed, denomination, clan, Family, style, category, degree, ilk, race, species, taxonomy, genotype.

character (noun)

stamp.

sort (noun)

form, variety, class, sort out, screen, classify, sorting, kind, assort, screen out, separate, sieve.

type, variety (noun)

denomination, race, kind, class, group, stripe, stamp, category, Family, body, ilk, lot, breed, order, genus, description, style, brand, species, make, set, nature, character, array.

variety (noun)

assortment.

categorize (verb)

brand, designate, stamp, label, assort.

place in order (verb)

comb, grade, put down as, distribute, rank, riddle, systematize, sift, assort, divide, winnow, screen, arrange, choose, classify, separate, file, categorize, pigeonhole.

sequence (verb)

follow, align, chain, concatenate, thread, sequence, link, succeed, progress, string, queue.

Usage examples for sort:

  • What sort of man are you? - "The Tracer of Lost Persons", Robert W. Chambers.
  • Women do that sort of fool thing. - "The Grain Of Dust A Novel", David Graham Phillips.
  • What sort of promise do you want? - "Delia Blanchflower", Mrs. Humphry Ward.

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tenable

defensible, defendable, justifiable, excusable, defendable, defensible, justifiable, well-founded, reasonable, sensible.

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