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  • 41sort — I. SORT. s. m. Hazard, rencontre fortuite d évenements bons ou mauvais. Heureux sort. malheureux sort. sort deplorable. le sort des armes. Il se prend aussi, pour La Destinée, dans le sens des Anciens: Et pour l enchaisnement & la suite des… …

    Dictionnaire de l'Académie française

  • 42sort — [[t]sɔ͟ː(r)t[/t]] ♦ sorts, sorting, sorted 1) N COUNT: with supp, usu N of n If you talk about a particular sort of something, you are talking about a class of things that have particular features in common and that belong to a larger group of… …

    English dictionary

  • 43sort of — adverb to some (great or small) extent (Freq. 10) it was rather cold the party was rather nice the knife is rather dull I rather regret that I cannot attend He s rather good at playing the cello he is kind of shy …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 44sort — sortable, adj. sortably, adv. sorter, n. /sawrt/, n. 1. a particular kind, species, variety, class, or group, distinguished by a common character or nature: to develop a new sort of painting; nice people, of course, but not really our sort. 2.… …

    Universalium

  • 45sort — as·sort; as·sort·a·tive; as·sort·ed; as·sort·er; as·sort·ment; con·sort·ism; re·sort·er; sort·able; sort·er; sort; we·sort; pre·sort; con·sort; mis·sort; re·sort; as·sort·ive; sort·ably; …

    English syllables

  • 46sort*/*/*/ — [sɔːt] noun [C] I a group or type of people or things with the same qualities or features Syn: kind, type What sort are you looking for?[/ex] Is this a joke of some sort?[/ex] Mistakes of this sort happen every day.[/ex] He was asking us all… …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 47sort of — kind of, sort of 1. These expressions mean much the same, and share the same grammatical problems. (The issues raised here seem to occur less often in practice with the third alternative, type of.) There is less of a problem when kind of is… …

    Modern English usage

  • 48sort — /sɔt / (say sawt) noun 1. a particular kind, species, variety, class, group, or description, as distinguished by the character or nature: to discover a new sort of mineral. 2. character, quality, or nature. 3. a more or less adequate or… …

    Australian-English dictionary

  • 49sort — I. noun Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo French, fate, lot, characteristic, from Latin sort , sors lot, share, category more at series Date: 14th century 1. a. a group set up on the basis of any characteristic in common ; class, kind b. one… …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 50sort — 01. Let s [sort] your toys into two piles; those you want to keep, and those you want to get rid of. 02. As you fold up the clothes from the dryer, [sort] them into piles for each person. 03. Don t swear. I don t like that [sort] of language. 04 …

    Grammatical examples in English

  • 51sort — [[t]sɔrt[/t]] n. 1) a particular kind, class, or group; category: two sorts of people rich and poor[/ex] 2) character, quality, or nature: friends of a nice sort[/ex] 3) an example of something that is undistinguished: He is a sort of poet[/ex]… …

    From formal English to slang

  • 52sort — nm., destin : soo (Albanais 001, Arvillard 228), sôô (Annecy 003), sòr (Aix, Chambéry, Chamonix), sôr (Billième, Montagny Bozel 026, Saxel 002). A1) destinée : dèstinâ nf. (001). A2) hasard : hazâ nm. (001). A3) condition : kondichon nf. (001).… …

    Dictionnaire Français-Savoyard

  • 53sort — noun 1》 a category of people or things with a common feature.     ↘informal a person with a specified nature. 2》 Computing the arrangement of data in a prescribed sequence. 3》 archaic a manner or way. verb 1》 arrange systematically in groups.… …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 54sort — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun ADJECTIVE ▪ best, worst ▪ right, wrong ▪ same, similar ▪ different …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 55sort — n. & v. n. 1 a group of things etc. with common attributes; a class or kind. 2 (foll. by of) roughly of the kind specified (is some sort of doctor). 3 colloq. a person of a specified character or kind (a good sort). 4 Printing a letter or piece… …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 56Sort Of — Infobox Album | Name = Sort Of Type = Studio album Artist = Slapp Happy Released = 1972 Recorded = May June 1972, Wümme, Germany Genre = Avant progressive rock Length = 41:42 Label = Polydor 2310 204 (G) Producer = Uwe Nettelbeck Reviews = *… …

    Wikipedia

  • 57Sort — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. La notion de sort tourne autour de celles, contraires, de destin ou hasard. Sommaire 1 Suivant le Trésor de la langue française …

    Wikipédia en Français

  • 58SORT — The Treaty Between the United States of America and the Russian Federation on Strategic Offensive Reductions (SORT), better known as the Moscow Treaty represents an important element of the new strategic relationship between the United States and …

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  • 59sort — I sort 1. sort sb., en, er, erne (art, slags), i sms. sorts , fx sortsrenhed II sort 2. sort adj., e; sort arbejde; sort på hvidt …

    Dansk ordbog

  • 60sort — {{11}}sort (n.) late 14c., from O.Fr. sorte class, kind, from L. sortem (nom. sors) lot, fate, share, portion, rank, category, from PIE root *ser to line up (Cf. L. serere to arrange, attach, join; see SERIES (Cf. series)). The sense evolution in …

    Etymology dictionary