all kinds/sorts/types

Definition of all kinds/sorts/types

  1. :  a lot of different kinds (or sorts or types) She has to deal with all kinds/sorts/types of people.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  the whole amount, quantity, or extent of

    :  as much as possible

    :  every member or individual component of

  1. :  wholly, quite

    :  only, exclusively

    :  just

  1. :  the whole number, quantity, or amount :  totality

    : used in such phrases as for all I know, for all I care, and for all the good it does to indicate a lack of knowledge, interest, or effectiveness

    :  everybody, everything

  1. :  the whole of one's possessions, resources, or energy

kindplay kinds
  1. :  a group united by common traits or interests :  category

    :  a specific or recognized variety

    :  a doubtful or barely admissible member of a category

  1. :  of a sympathetic or helpful nature

    :  of a forbearing nature :  gentle

    :  arising from or characterized by sympathy or forbearance

sortplay sorts
  1. :  a group set up on the basis of any characteristic in common :  class, kind

    :  one approximating the character or qualities of another

    :  person, individual

  1. :  to put in a certain place or rank according to kind, class, or nature

    :  to arrange according to characteristics :  classify

    :  to put to rights :  put in order

typeplay types
  1. :  a particular kind, class, or group

    :  something distinguishable as a variety :  sort

    :  a member of an indicated class or variety of people

  1. :  to write something on a typewriter or enter data into a computer by way of a keyboard

    :  to produce (a character, a document, etc.) using a keyboard (as on a typewriter or computer)

    :  keyboard


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