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pronunciation:
grup
parts of speech:
noun, transitive verb, intransitive verb
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Word Combinations (noun, verb)
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a collection of things, ideas, or people that are assembled, connected, or related; body; cluster; set.
 
synonyms:
assemblage, assortment, body, bunch, cluster, collection, congregation, set
similar words:
accumulation, armada, arrangement, array, assembly, band, batch, block, bracket, category, circle, class, classification, combination, community, company, conglomeration, family, gang, lot, pack, series
definition 2: a small musical band, esp. of pop or jazz musicians.
synonyms:
band, combo
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part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: grouped, grouping, groups
definition 1: to select and arrange by classes or categories.
synonyms:
bracket, categorize, class, classify, grade, rank, sort
similar words:
coordinate, marshal, organize, pigeonhole, size, type
definition 2: to bring together into a group.
synonyms:
assemble, bunch, cluster, collect, combine, gather, marshal, round up
similar words:
agglomerate, aggregate, bracket, organize
 
part of speech: intransitive verb
definition: to form into or belong to a group.
Several families grouped together to purchase a house they all could afford.
synonyms:
assemble, associate, bunch, cluster, collect, gather, organize
similar words:
agglomerate
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