of the sort

Definition of of the sort

  1. :  like the person or thing mentioned “You said you didn't like him.” “I said nothing of the sort.” I would like to go to a movie or a concert, or something of the sort.

Word by Word Definitions

  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

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to criticize severely

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