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classify

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of classify

  1. 1 to arrange or assign according to type classify the baseball cards in your collection on the basis of rarity Synonyms of classify assort, break down, categorize, class, codify, compartment, compartmentalize, digest, distinguish, distribute, grade, group, peg, place, range, rank, relegate, separate, sort, type Words Related to classify 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 of classify confuse, disarrange, jumble, lump, mix (up), scramble; misclassify, missort, mistype

  2. 2 to put into a particular arrangement classify the information you got from the Internet by source Synonyms of classify arrange, array, order, codify, dispose, draw up, lay out, marshal (also marshall), organize, range, systematizeWords Related to classify 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 of classify derange, disarrange, disarray, disorder, mess (up), muss (up), rumple, upset


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