Hindi translation of 'sort'
sort /sɔːt सॉट्/
Word forms: sorts, sorting, sorted
1. countable noun
A particular sort of something is one of its different kinds or types.
What sort of school did you go to?
2. singular noun
You describe someone as a particular sort when you are describing their character.
वर्ग(किसी खास प्रकार के गुण वाला) mn
He seemed to be just the right sort for the job.
3. transitive or intransitive verb
If you sort things or sort through things, you arrange them into different groups or places.
The students are sorted into three classes.
He opened the box and sorted through the papers.
You use sort of when you want to say that your description of something is not very precise.
कुछ हद तक
It just sort of happened.
If you describe something as a particular thing of sorts, you are suggesting that its quality or standard is poor.
बस ऐसे ही
He made a living of sorts selling sandwiches from a van.
If you sort out a group of things, you organize or tidy them.
We try to sort out the truth from the lies.
If you sort out a problem, you solve it.
The computer breakdown was sorted out within 3 hours.
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Example Sentences Including 'sort'
Whatever sort of woman Trish was, thought Malone, he loved her.YESTERDAY'S SHADOW (2002)
He's not the sort who wants to let everyone know who his sister is married to.YESTERDAY'S SHADOW (2002)
The sort of worker who would always see that the office wheels never stopped turning.YESTERDAY'S SHADOW (2002)
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'sort' in Other Languages
- Arabic: نَوْع
- Brazilian Portuguese: espécie
- Chinese: 种类
- Croatian: vrsta
- Czech: druh typ
- Danish: slags
- Dutch: soort type
- European Spanish: clase
- Finnish: laji
- French: sorte
- German: Sorte
- Greek: είδος
- Italian: tipo
- Japanese: 種類
- Korean: 종류
- Norwegian: sort
- Polish: rodzaj
- Portuguese: espécie
- Romanian: fel feluri
- Russian: сорт
- Spanish: clase categoría
- Swedish: sort
- Thai: ชนิด
- Turkish: çeşit
- Ukrainian: вид
- Vietnamese: loại dạng
Translation of sort from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary