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Synonyms for category
ˈkæt ɪˌgɔr i, -ˌgoʊr icat·e·go·ry

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Wiktionary

  1. categorynoun

    Synonyms:
    genus, race, order, tribe, kingdom, phylum, group, class, family, type

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. category

    Synonyms:
    state, kind, predicament, condition, nature, order, mode, sort, class

    Antonyms:
    essence, truth, being

Princeton's WordNet

  1. class, category, familynoun

    a collection of things sharing a common attribute

    "there are two classes of detergents"

    Synonyms:
    kinsperson, mob, form, family unit, kinfolk, grade, division, family line, year, class, home, course of instruction, kinsfolk, course of study, family, social class, house, syndicate, crime syndicate, folk, socio-economic class, menage, household, fellowship, sept, kin, phratry, stratum, course

  2. categorynoun

    a general concept that marks divisions or coordinations in a conceptual scheme

    Synonyms:
    family, class

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. categorynoun

    Synonyms:
    class, head, division, order, rank

  2. categorynoun

    Synonyms:
    predicament, plight, condition, case, state, situation

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. categorynoun

    Synonyms:
    class, state, condition, division, predicament

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "category":

    class, categories, grade, heading, type, level, classes, group, catégorie, box, rank, tier, status, kind

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How to use category in a sentence?

  1. Neil Mawston:

    Apple really had no choice but to come back with a bigger screen iPhone for the 5-inch category to bring those switchers back, and that's precisely what they've done.

  2. Daniel Ives:

    With Kevin Mayer leaving it was big shoes to fill for Vanessa Pappas while navigating TikTok through a Category 5 storm, fast forward to today, Vanessa Pappas and Vanessa Pappas team have played a game of high stakes poker and appear to have won this latest battle.

  3. Craig Lawrence:

    The amount of risk being put on the public market is higher than it should be, and I worry if some of those fail catastrophically, and retail investors get hurt, it will stain the whole category.

  4. Robert Collier:

    Something must be done when you find an opposing set of desires of this kind well to the fore in your category of strong desires. You must set in operation a process of competition, from which one must emerge a victor and the other set be defeated.

  5. Jennifer Braceras:

    The truth is, the men’s category is the ‘open category.’ I think it’s silly when people say there should be a separate division for transgender athletes. There aren’t enough of them, but there can be open sport.


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