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  • 1kind — 1 /kaInd/ noun 1 (C) a type or sort or person or thing (+ of): What kind of fish is this? | Are you in some kind of trouble? | victimization of the worst kind | all kinds of: They sell all kinds of different things. | of this kind: Operations of… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 2sort — sort1 W1S1 [so:t US so:rt] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(type/kind)¦ 2 sort of 3 of sorts/of a sort 4 sort of thing 5 what sort of ...? 6 nothing of the sort 7¦(person)¦ 8 it takes all sorts (to make a world) 9¦(computer)¦ 10¦(ill/ …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 3sort — 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… …

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  • 4sort — rūšis statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. kind; sort; variety vok. Art, f; Sorte, f rus. вид, m pranc. espèce, f; mode, m; type, m …

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  • 5sort — veislė statusas T sritis ekologija ir aplinkotyra apibrėžtis Vienos rūšies augalų ar gyvūnų grupė, kuriai būdingos vienodos paveldimos morfologinės, biologinės ir ūkinės savybės. atitikmenys: angl. kind; sort; type vok. Art, f; Rasse, f; Zucht, f …

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  • 6kind — rūšis statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. kind; sort; variety vok. Art, f; Sorte, f rus. вид, m pranc. espèce, f; mode, m; type, m …

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  • 7kind — veislė statusas T sritis ekologija ir aplinkotyra apibrėžtis Vienos rūšies augalų ar gyvūnų grupė, kuriai būdingos vienodos paveldimos morfologinės, biologinės ir ūkinės savybės. atitikmenys: angl. kind; sort; type vok. Art, f; Rasse, f; Zucht, f …

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  • 8kind 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… …

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  • 9sort 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… …

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  • 10Sort — Sort, n. [F. sorie (cf. It. sorta, sorte), from L. sors, sorti, a lot, part, probably akin to serere to connect. See {Series}, and cf. {Assort}, {Consort}, {Resort}, {Sorcery}, {Sort} lot.] 1. A kind or species; any number or collection of… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 11sort — [sôrt] n. [ME < MFr < VL * sorta < L sors (gen. sortis), lot, chance, fate, akin to serere, to join together, arrange: see SERIES] 1. any group of persons or things related by having something in common; kind; class 2. quality or type;… …

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  • 12Kind — Kind, n. [OE. kinde, cunde, AS. cynd. See {Kind}, a.] 1. Nature; natural instinct or disposition. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] He knew by kind and by no other lore. Chaucer. [1913 Webster] Some of you, on pure instinct of nature, Are led by kind t… …

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  • 13sort\ of — • kind of • sort of adv. phr. informal Almost but not quite; rather. A guinea pig looks kind of like a rabbit, but it has short ears. Bob was kind of tired when he finished the job. The teacher sort of frowned but then smiled. Mary wouldn t tell… …

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  • 14kind\ of — • kind of • sort of adv. phr. informal Almost but not quite; rather. A guinea pig looks kind of like a rabbit, but it has short ears. Bob was kind of tired when he finished the job. The teacher sort of frowned but then smiled. Mary wouldn t tell… …

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  • 15kind — [adj] generous, good affectionate, all heart*, altruistic, amiable, amicable, beneficent, benevolent, benign, big, bleeding heart*, bounteous, charitable, clement, compassionate, congenial, considerate, cordial, courteous, eleemosynary, friendly …

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  • 16kind — [kīnd] n. [ME kynd < OE cynd, akin to Ger kind, child, ON kundr, son < IE * ĝṇti (> L natio, NATION) < base * ĝen : see GENUS] 1. Archaic a) origin b) nature c) manner; way …

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  • 17kind — n 1: a particular type, category, or class properties of like kind see also like kind exchange 2 a: an unconverted form a partition of property in kind; broadly: a form other than money forbid a bribe in cash or in kind …

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  • 18Sort — Sort, v. i. 1. To join or associate with others, esp. with others of the same kind or species; to agree. [1913 Webster] Nor do metals only sort and herd with metals in the earth, and minerals with minerals. Woodward. [1913 Webster] The… …

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  • 19kind — n *type, sort, stripe, kidney, ilk, description, nature, character kind adj Kind, kindly, benign, benignant mean having or exhibiting a nature that is gentle, considerate, and inclined to benevolent or beneficent actions and are comparable… …

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  • 20Sort — Sort, n. [F. sorl, L. sors, sortis. See {Sort} kind.] Chance; lot; destiny. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] By aventure, or sort, or cas [chance]. Chaucer. [1913 Webster] Let blockish Ajax draw The sort to fight with Hector. Shak. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English