sort of


: to a moderate degree : somewhat

Examples of sort of in a Sentence

you've been acting sort of funny all week

Word History

First Known Use

1790, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of sort of was in 1790

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Cite this Entry

“Sort of.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 4 Dec. 2023.

Kids Definition

sort of

: to a moderate degree : somewhat
acted sort of wild
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