Definition of 'assortment'
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The series has many positive qualities, not least an assortment of strong characters, but it sure does twang away at those heartstrings. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Such a ripe assortment of characters ensured that the rehearsal process was fraught with triumphs and traumas. Times, Sunday Times (2010)It is about the rich assortment of characters who love or loathe them. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Because of the setting, a rich assortment of characters is able to move in and out without clumsy contrivance. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The store was no bigger than a closet, with a random assortment of electrical supplies and other odds and ends. Christianity Today (2000)The playwrights were asked to deploy an assortment of odd props and stage directions in their scripts, with mixed results. Times, Sunday Times (2011)It was the usual assortment. The Sun (2013)Now you can see close up the random assortment of houses that were visible only as flashes of light from the other side of the bay. THE EARTH: An Intimate History (2004)A random assortment of dollars, pounds and euros. Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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Translations for 'assortment'
British English: assortment /əˈsɔːtmənt/ NOUN
An assortment is a group of similar things that have different sizes, colours, or qualities.
...an assortment of books.
- American English: assortment
- Arabic: تَصْنِيف
- Brazilian Portuguese: sortimento
- Chinese: 分类
- Croatian: asortiman
- Czech: sortiment
- Danish: sortiment
- Dutch: assortiment
- European Spanish: surtido
- Finnish: valikoima
- French: assortiment
- German: Auswahl Sortiment
- Greek: συλλογή
- Italian: assortimento
- Japanese: 各種取り合わせ
- Korean: 구색을 갖춘 것
- Norwegian: sortiment
- Polish: asortyment
- European Portuguese: sortido
- Romanian: sortiment
- Russian: ассортимент
- Spanish: surtido
- Swedish: blandning
- Thai: การจัดประเภท
- Turkish: çeşit
- Ukrainian: асортимент
- Vietnamese: các mặt hàng cùng loại
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