Definition of 'sort'
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Tell him expert help is available to sort out any problems he may have. The Sun (2007)Sort the names according to their meanings. Times, Sunday Times (2009)They all do so wearing the right sort of clothes. Times, Sunday Times (2011)This game sits up as just his sort of contest. Times, Sunday Times (2013)We get dealt all sorts of blows from the left and the right. Christianity Today (2000)You can buy a serious amount of car for that sort of wedge. The Sun (2014)We sent our people to sort it out. Times, Sunday Times (2008)What sort of character do you appear to be? Times, Sunday Times (2012)We talked about all sorts of things. Times, Sunday Times (2011)We are a different sort of society. Times, Sunday Times (2006)What sort of jobs do they have? Times, Sunday Times (2014)What sort of person does that make you? The Sun (2011)We want to be in this sort of game all the time. Times, Sunday Times (2011)To nuclear experts it had become increasingly obvious that something of the sort had happened. Times, Sunday Times (2011)It would also help members to sort out particular labour relations problems or disputes. Business Studies Basic Facts (1990)They go round and sort it out for themselves. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Perhaps his wife knew about some sort of problem. Times, Sunday Times (2016)But first ask your neighbour in a friendly way to sort this out. The Sun (2016)None of the treatments available offered any sort of cure. Times, Sunday Times (2011)So how do companies go about stealing this sort of information? Times, Sunday Times (2011)He has the right sort of mischievous wit. Times, Sunday Times (2012)As the tide turns, they remove the bags they want to grade and bring them ashore to sort them according to size. Times, Sunday Times (2013)
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Translations for 'sort'
British English: sort /sɔːt/ NOUN
A particular sort of something is one of its different kinds or types.
What sort of school did you go to?
- American English: sort
- 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
- European Portuguese: espécie
- Romanian: fel
- Russian: сорт
- Spanish: clase categoría
- Swedish: sort
- Thai: ชนิด
- Turkish: çeşit
- Ukrainian: вид
- Vietnamese: loại dạng
Definition of sort from the Collins English Dictionary
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