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class

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of class

  1. 1 one of the segments of society into which people are grouped a politician who appeals to people of every class Synonyms of class caste, estate, folk, gentry, order, stratum Words Related to class bracket, echelon, grade, layer, level, tier; place, position, rank, standing, status; food chain, grouping, hierarchy, stratification; clan, family, fraternity, people, race, tribe; subcaste

  2. 2 one of the units into which a whole is divided on the basis of a common characteristic a new class of wireless devices that could be used for Internet access as well as personal communication Synonyms of class bracket, category, classification, division, family, genus, grade, group, kind, league, order, rank(s), rubric, set, species, tier, type Words Related to class description, feather, ilk, kidney, like, manner, nature, sort; branch, section, speciality, specialty, subclass, subdivision, subgroup, subspecies, variety; breed, race; generation; heading, label, title

  3. 3 a number of persons or things that are grouped together because they have something in common only a particular class of burglar would do that Synonyms of class breed, sort, description, feather, genre, ilk, kidney, kind, like, manner, nature, order, species, strain, stripe, type, varietyWords Related to class model; sample, specimen; bracket, bunch, category, division, family, grade, group, grouping, lot, persuasion, rank(s), set, suite

  4. 4 a series of lectures on a subject took a class on modern art Synonyms of class courseWords Related to class elective, refresher; clinic, institute, seminar, survey course; minicourse; core, curriculum

  5. 5 degree of excellence only horses of great class are allowed to enter the Kentucky Derby Synonyms of class caliber (or calibre), quality, grade, rateWords Related to class hallmark; mark; footing, place, position, rank, standing, stature, status; benchmark, criterion, measure, par, standard, touchstone, yardstick

  6. 6 dignified or restrained beauty of form, appearance, or style an old mansion with tremendous class that puts today's gaudy behemoths to shame Synonyms of class elegance, classiness, courtliness, elegancy, fineness, grace, gracefulness, handsomeness, majesty, refinement, statelinessWords Related to class augustness, brilliance, gloriousness, glory, grandeur, grandness, lavishness, luxuriance, luxuriousness, luxury, magnificence, nobility, nobleness, opulence, ornateness, plushiness, plushness, resplendence, resplendency, richness, splendor, sumptuousness; artfulness, chic, polish, sophistication, taste, tastefulness; choiceness, classicism, dignity, exquisiteness, restraint, simplicity; affectedness, grandiosity, ostentation, ostentatiousness, pretentiousness, showinessNear Antonyms of class coarseness, crudeness, flamboyance, flashiness, garishness, gaudiness, glitz, grotesqueness, grotesquerie (also grotesquery), kitsch, tastelessness, tawdriness, vulgarityAntonyms of class gracelessness, inelegance

  7. 7 high position within society the woman exudes an aura of class and breeding Synonyms of class rank, dignity, fashion, quality, standing, stateWords Related to class gentility, gentleness, nobility, nobleness; grandness, highness, loftiness; distinction, dominance, precedence, preeminence, primacy, superiority; caste, station, status; prefermentNear Antonyms of class debasement, degradation; subordinateness, subordination; baseness, commonness, inferiority, lowliness, lowness


class

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of class

  1. to arrange or assign according to type I would class that suggestion as helpful, so let's make a note of it Synonyms of class assort, break down, categorize, classify, codify, compartment, compartmentalize, digest, distinguish, distribute, grade, group, peg, place, range, rank, relegate, separate, sort, typeWords Related to class array, dispose, draw up, marshal (also marshall), order, organize, systematize; alphabetize, catalog (or catalogue), file, index, list, refer; pigeonhole, shelve; identify, recognize; cull, screen, set, sieve, sift, winnow; clump, cluster, colligate; recategorize, reclassify, regroup; subcategorizeNear Antonyms of class confuse, disarrange, jumble, lump, mix (up), scramble; misclassify, missort, mistype



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