Synonyms and Antonyms of classify
1 to arrange or assign according to type classify the baseball cards in your collection on the basis of rarity Synonyms assort, break down, categorize, class, codify, compartment, compartmentalize, digest, distinguish, distribute, grade, group, peg, place, range, rank, relegate, separate, sort, type Related Words 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; subcategorize Near Antonyms confuse, disarrange, jumble, lump, mix (up), scramble; misclassify, missort, mistype
2 to put into a particular arrangement classify the information you got from the Internet by source Synonyms arrange, array, order, codify, dispose, draw up, lay out, marshal (also marshall), organize, range, systematizeRelated Words groom, make up, spruce (up), straighten (up), tidy (up); unscramble; align (also aline), cue, line, line up, queue; alphabetize, file, hierarchize, prioritize, sequence; emplace, place, set; display, map (out), set outAntonyms derange, disarrange, disarray, disorder, mess (up), muss (up), rumple, upset
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up classify? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).