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Synonyms for sorting

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sort, sorting(noun)

    an operation that segregates items into groups according to a specified criterion

    "the bottleneck in mail delivery is the process of sorting"

    Synonyms:
    variety, classification, form, categorization, categorisation, kind, sort

  2. classification, categorization, categorisation, sorting(noun)

    the basic cognitive process of arranging into classes or categories

    Synonyms:
    classification, categorisation, categorization, compartmentalisation, sort, assortment, compartmentalization

  3. sorting(noun)

    grouping by class or kind or size

    Synonyms:
    sort, classification, categorization, categorisation

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    triage, yard, sort, tri, classification, trier, counting, shunting, marshalling, classifying

How to pronounce sorting?

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How to say sorting in sign language?

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How to use sorting in a sentence?

  1. Jeffrey Kargel:

    I am leery of attributing everything bad in nature to climate change, sorting out what's specifically due to climate change and what's not is a difficult and sometimes impossible task. That said, it's clear climate is changing all over the world, including in Nepal.

  2. Brent McGoldrick:

    I fully expect smaller places to become more conservative and larger places to become more Democratic, if you believe geographic sorting / arbitrage is happening, then where people live and how they live is increasingly important in predicting their views on politics.

  3. Michael Sansoterra:

    We're sorting through earnings. It's mixed, but there's no drastic change to the general economic recovery.

  4. Richard Baum:

    I just think we can't stand still, the sorting problem is so huge that we need better quality data earlier.

  5. Jens Lehmann:

    By sorting the bank notes he helped the Nazi regime to benefit economically.


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