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group

group

 
pronunciation:
grup
parts of speech:
noun, verb
part of speech: noun
definition: a collection of people, things, or ideas that are in one place or have important things in common.
A large group of people were standing in front of the building.Put the green chairs in one group and the white chairs in another.
 
synonyms:
bunch, cluster, collection, set
similar words:
arrangement, band, batch, category, class, combination, community, company, gang, lot, pack, series
 
part of speech: verb
inflections: grouped, grouping, groups
definition: to put with other items that are similar; classify.
The librarian grouped the books by topic.
synonyms:
classify, sort
similar words:
organize