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codify

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of codify

  1. 1 to arrange or assign according to type codify these ancient cultures according to their political structures Synonyms of codify assort, break down, categorize, class, classify, compartment, compartmentalize, digest, distinguish, distribute, grade, group, peg, place, range, rank, relegate, separate, sort, typeWords Related to codify 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 codify confuse, disarrange, jumble, lump, mix (up), scramble; misclassify, missort, mistype

  2. 2 to put into a particular arrangement the rules for the game were codified over a hundred years ago Synonyms of codify arrange, array, classify, order, dispose, draw up, lay out, marshal (also marshall), organize, range, systematizeWords Related to codify 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 codify derange, disarrange, disarray, disorder, mess (up), muss (up), rumple, upset


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