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kind2

 
pronunciation:
kaInd
phrases:
kind of, one of a kind
features:
Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a group of things, people, animals, or other entities that are classed together because of similarities.
Mammals are the kind of animal that people are the most familiar with.They will understand because they are of our kind.
synonyms:
class, sort, type
similar words:
breed, category, genus, group, ilk, order, set, species, strain
definition 2: type; category.
What kind of music do you like?
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 sorted them by kind rather than size.
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
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phrase: kind of
phrase: one of a kind