sort of

adverb

Definition of sort of

: to a moderate degree : somewhat

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you've been acting sort of funny all week

First Known Use of sort of

1790, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of sort of was in 1790

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“Sort of.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sort%20of. Accessed 24 January 2020.

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