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classify

clas·si·fy

classify

 
 
pronunciation:
klae sih faI
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part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: classified, classifies, classifying
definition 1: to arrange or order in classes.
synonyms:
arrange, categorize, group, order, range
similar words:
assort, break down, catalogue, class, codify, coordinate, designate, digest, grade, graduate, methodize, organize, pigeonhole, place, rank, sort, type
definition 2: to specify (documents or other information) as being highly restricted in availability.
similar words:
conceal, restrict, withhold
derivation: classifiable (adj.)
Word Builder: classify +
  • classified advertisement:
    newspaper advertisements that are in groups according to what a person or business wants to sell or is looking for.