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pronunciation:
sort
parts of speech:
noun, verb
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part of speech: noun
definition: kind or type.
What sort of dog is that?
synonyms:
category, class, kind, type
similar words:
form, make
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part of speech: verb
inflections: sorts, sorting, sorted
definition: to put into groups.
Sort the clothes before you wash them: white clothes in one pile, dark clothes in another.
synonyms:
group
similar words:
arrange, classify, divide, order, organize
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derivations: sortable (adj.), sorter (n.)
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