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kind2

kind2

pronunciation:
kaInd
phrases:
kind of, one of a kind
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a group of things, people, animals, or other entities that are classed together because of similarities.
They were not familiar with our kind.
synonyms:
class, sort, type
similar words:
breed, category, genus, group, ilk, order, set, species, strain
definition 2: type; category.
What kind of hat is that?
synonyms:
category, make, manner, nature, sort, species, type
similar words:
brand, breed, description, fashion, form, genre, mold, style, variety
definition 3: essential nature, quality, or character.
We analyzed them by kind rather than quantity.
synonyms:
nature, type
similar words:
character, quality, sort
definition 4: an approximate example of something; sort.
The children lined up the boxes to make a kind of fort.
synonyms:
sort, type
similar words:
category, class, exemplar, genus, order, representative, species, specimen
phrase: kind of
phrase: one of a kind