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Definition 1: education imparted in a series of lessons or meetings - [noun denoting act]

Samples where class or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • he took a course in basket weaving
  • flirting is not unknown in college classes

Synonyms for class in the sense of this definition

(class is a kind of ...) the activities of educating or instructing; activities that impart knowledge or skill

"he received no formal education" "our instruction was carefully programmed" "good classroom teaching is seldom rewarded"

(... is a kind of class ) a course in the methods of using tools and machinery as taught in secondary schools and technical schools

(... is a kind of class ) a course introducing a new situation or environment

(... is a kind of class ) a course that provides an introduction to an art or science (or to more advanced study generally)

(... is a kind of class ) a course that reviews and updates a topic for those who have not kept abreast of developments

(... is a kind of class ) a course that all students are required to take

(... is a kind of class ) a course offered for a small group of advanced students

(... is a kind of class ) a course of instruction in a trade (as carpentry or electricity)

"I built a birdhouse in shop"

(... is a kind of class ) a brief intensive course for a small group; emphasizes problem solving

(... is a kind of class ) a course of study carried out at home rather than in a classroom

(... is a kind of class ) a course offered as part of an extension service

(... is a kind of class ) a course that the student can select from among alternatives

(... is a kind of class ) a course (via lectures or correspondence) for adults who are not otherwise engaged in formal study

(... is a kind of class ) a class in which you learn to draw or paint

(... is a kind of class ) a course that teaches pregnant women to use breathing and concentration and exercise techniques to use during labor

(... is a kind of class ) a course offered (by mail) by a correspondence school

(... is a kind of class ) a series of lectures dealing with a subject

(... is a kind of class ) a course of study that is supervised and controlled by a specialist in the subject

"he registered for directed study" "he got credit for directed study" "he did directed study"

(class is a part of ...) a unit of instruction

"he took driving lessons"

(class is a part of ...) work assigned to and done by a student during a course of study; usually it is evaluated as part of the student's grade in the course

(class is a part of ...) teaching by giving a discourse on some subject (typically to a class)

(class is a part of ...) a regularly scheduled session as part of a course of study

Definition 2: elegance in dress or behavior - [noun denoting attribute]

Samples where class or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • she has a lot of class

(class is a kind of ...) a refined quality of gracefulness and good taste

"she conveys an aura of elegance and gentility"

(class is used in the usage domain ...) a colloquial expression; characteristic of spoken or written communication that seeks to imitate informal speech

Definition 3: a collection of things sharing a common attribute - [noun denoting group]

Samples where class or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • there are two classes of detergents

Synonyms for class in the sense of this definition

(class is a kind of ...) several things grouped together or considered as a whole

(... is a kind of class ) (grammar) a category of words having the same grammatical properties

(... is a kind of class ) a family of fifty or more genes on the sixth human chromosome that code for proteins on the surfaces of cells and that play a role in the immune response

(... is a kind of class ) a class of one kind of unit in a system of numbers or measures or weights or money

"he flashed a fistful of bills of large denominations"

(... is a kind of class ) a class of verbs having the same inflectional forms

(... is a kind of class ) a class of nouns or pronouns or adjectives in Indo-European languages having the same (or very similar) inflectional forms

"the first declension in Latin"

(... is a kind of class ) either of the two categories (male or female) into which most organisms are divided

"the war between the sexes"

(... is a kind of class ) a type or class

"more men of his stamp are needed"

(... is a kind of class ) (music) the family of woodwind instruments

(... is a kind of class ) (music) the family of bowed stringed instruments

(... is a kind of class ) (music) the family of brass instruments

(... is a kind of class ) the class of all items that can be substituted into the same position (or slot) in a grammatical sentence (are in paradigmatic relation with one another)

(class is a member of ...) (biology) a taxonomic group ranking between a phylum and below a class or subclass

Definition 4: people having the same social, economic, or educational status - [noun denoting group]

Samples where class or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the working class
  • an emerging professional class

Synonyms for class in the sense of this definition

(class is a kind of ...) (plural) any group of human beings (men or women or children) collectively

"old people" "there were at least 200 people in the audience"

(... is a kind of class ) class of small freeholders who cultivated their own land

(... is a kind of class ) a social class separated from others by distinctions of hereditary rank or profession or wealth

(... is a kind of class ) (Hinduism) a hereditary social class among Hindus; stratified according to ritual purity

(... is a kind of class ) the class occupying the highest position in the social hierarchy

(... is a kind of class ) a class of 14th century Japanese who were trained in martial arts and were hired for espionage and assassinations

(... is a kind of class ) the most advanced and responsible group in an activity

"the firing line is where the action is"

(... is a kind of class ) recent immigrants who are lumped together as a class by their low socioeconomic status in spite of different cultural backgrounds

(... is a kind of class ) politically moderate persons; centrists

(... is a kind of class ) a class of people favoring traditional ideas

(... is a kind of class ) the customers for a particular product or service

"before they publish any book they try to determine the size of the market for it"

(... is a kind of class ) people who perform a particular kind of skilled work

"he represented the craft of brewers" "as they say in the trade"

(... is a kind of class ) the criminal class

(... is a kind of class ) a class of woman not considered respectable because of indiscreet or promiscuous behavior

(... is a kind of class ) the class of peasants

(... is a kind of class ) people in general; especially a distinctive group of people with some shared interest

"the Western world"

(... is a kind of class ) people in the same age range

(... is a kind of class ) the class of people engaged in growing food

(... is a kind of class ) people engaged in a particular occupation

"the medical fraternity"

(... is a kind of class ) a major social class or order of persons regarded collectively as part of the body politic of the country (especially in the United Kingdom) and formerly possessing distinct political rights

(... is a kind of class ) a social class comprising those who do manual labor or work for wages

"there is a shortage of skilled labor in this field"

(... is a kind of class ) the social class lowest in the social hierarchy

(... is a kind of class ) the social class between the lower and upper classes

(... is a kind of class ) class consisting of all those who are considered boobs

(... is a kind of class ) a class composed of persons lacking clerical or noble rank

(... is a kind of class ) women as a class

"it's an insult to American womanhood" "woman is the glory of creation" "the fair sex gathered on the veranda"

(... is part of class) an extended social group having a distinctive cultural and economic organization

(... is a member of class) the organization of classes within a society

Definition 5: (biology) a taxonomic group containing one or more orders - [noun denoting group]

(class is a kind of ...) animal or plant group having natural relations

(... is a kind of class ) a former classification

(... is a kind of class ) photosynthetic bacteria found in fresh and salt water, having chlorophyll a and phycobilins; once thought to be algae: blue-green algae

(... is a kind of class ) characterized by the formation of pseudopods for locomotion and taking food: Actinopoda; Rhizopoda

(... is a kind of class ) heliozoans; radiolarians

(... is a kind of class ) creeping protozoans: amoebas and foraminifers

(... is a kind of class ) class of protozoa having cilia or hairlike appendages on part or all of the surface during some part of the life cycle

(... is a kind of class ) in some recent classifications, coextensive with the Ciliata: minute organisms found in decomposing infusions of organic matter

(... is a kind of class ) all the yellow-green algae having flagella of unequal length

(... is a kind of class ) yellow-green algae

(... is a kind of class ) marine and freshwater eukaryotic algae: diatoms

(... is a kind of class ) brown algae; mostly marine and littoral eukaryotic algae

(... is a kind of class ) in more recent classifications superseded by the order Fucales

(... is a kind of class ) coextensive with the division Euglenophyta

(... is a kind of class ) algae distinguished chiefly by having flagella and a clear green color, their chlorophyll being masked little if at all by other pigments

(... is a kind of class ) alternative name for the class Chlorophyceae in some classifications

(... is a kind of class ) in some classifications: contains only the order Charales

(... is a kind of class ) coextensive with the Rhodophyta: red algae

(... is a kind of class ) protozoa having flagella

(... is a kind of class ) in some classifications considered a phylum of the kingdom Protista; holozoic or saprozoic flagellates

(... is a kind of class ) plantlike flagellates containing chlorophyll; often considered unicellular algae

(... is a kind of class ) motile usually brownish-green protozoa-like algae

(... is a kind of class ) strictly parasitic protozoans that are usually immobile; includes plasmodia and coccidia and piroplasms and malaria parasites

(... is a kind of class ) parasitic sporozoans that form spores containing one or more infective sporozoites

(... is a kind of class ) a subclass of Sporozoa

(... is a kind of class ) single-host parasites of lower vertebrates and invertebrates

(... is a kind of class ) sometimes classified as an order: sea squirts

(... is a kind of class ) small class of free-swimming tunicates; sometimes classified as an order

(... is a kind of class ) small free-swimming tunicates; sometimes classified as an order

(... is a kind of class ) superclass of eel-shaped chordates lacking jaws and pelvic fins: lampreys; hagfishes; some extinct forms

(... is a kind of class ) comprising all vertebrates with upper and lower jaws

(... is a kind of class ) extinct group of bony-plated fishes with primitive jaws

(... is a kind of class ) cartilaginous fishes

(... is a kind of class ) chimaeras and extinct forms

(... is a kind of class ) sharks; rays; dogfishes; skates

(... is a kind of class ) (ornithology) the class of birds

(... is a kind of class ) primitive reptile-like fossil birds of the Jurassic or early Cretaceous

(... is a kind of class ) the class of vertebrates that live on land but breed in water; frogs; toads; newts; salamanders; caecilians

(... is a kind of class ) class of cold-blooded air-breathing vertebrates with completely ossified skeleton and a body usually covered with scales or horny plates; once the dominant land animals

(... is a kind of class ) oldest known reptiles; turtles and extinct Permian forms

(... is a kind of class ) diapsid reptiles: lizards; snakes; tuataras

(... is a kind of class ) a large subclass of diapsid reptiles including: crocodiles; alligators; dinosaurs; pterosaurs; plesiosaurs; ichthyosaurs; thecodonts

(... is a kind of class ) extinct reptiles of the Permian to Jurassic considered ancestral to mammals

(... is a kind of class ) spiders; scorpions; horseshoe crabs

(... is a kind of class ) a large class of arthropods including spiders and ticks and scorpions and daddy longlegs; have four pairs of walking legs and no wings

(... is a kind of class ) used in some classifications to encompass the millipedes (Diplopoda) and centipedes (Chilopoda); formerly a large taxon including also the Pauropoda and Symphyla; the term Myriapoda now usually used synonymously with Diplopoda and limited to the millipedes

(... is a kind of class ) an obscure class of minute arthropods with branched antennae and 8 to 10 pairs of legs

(... is a kind of class ) small class of minute arthropods; unimportant except for the garden centipede

(... is a kind of class ) in some classifications considered a separate phylum: microscopic arachnid-like invertebrates living in water or damp moss having 4 pairs of legs and instead of a mouth a pair of stylets or needlelike piercing organs connected with the pharynx

(... is a kind of class ) arthropods having the trunk composed of numerous somites each bearing one pair of legs: centipedes

(... is a kind of class ) arthropods having the body composed of numerous double somites each with two pairs of legs: millipedes

(... is a kind of class ) warm-blooded vertebrates characterized by mammary glands in the female

(... is a kind of class ) echidnas; platypus

(... is a kind of class ) generalized extinct mammals widespread during the Jurassic; commonly conceded to be ancestral to marsupial and placental mammals

(... is a kind of class ) pouched animals

(... is a kind of class ) all mammals except monotremes and marsupials

(... is a kind of class ) sponges with siliceous spicules that have six rays; choanocytes are restricted to finger-shaped chambers

(... is a kind of class ) coelenterates in which the polyp stage is absent or at least inconspicuous: jellyfishes

(... is a kind of class ) coelenterates typically having alternation of generations; hydroid phase is usually colonial giving rise to the medusoid phase by budding: hydras and jellyfishes

(... is a kind of class ) a large class of sedentary marine coelenterates that includes sea anemones and corals; the medusoid phase is entirely suppressed

(... is a kind of class ) ctenophores lacking tentacles; comprises one genus: beroe

(... is a kind of class ) ctenophores have retractile tentacles

(... is a kind of class ) free-living flatworms

(... is a kind of class ) parasitic flatworms (including flukes)

(... is a kind of class ) tapeworms

(... is a kind of class ) one of two subgroups of Nematoda used in some classification systems

(... is a kind of class ) one of two subgroups of Nematoda used in some classification systems

(... is a kind of class ) a class of Annelida

(... is a kind of class ) earthworms

(... is a kind of class ) marine annelid worms

(... is a kind of class ) hermaphroditic aquatic or terrestrial or parasitic annelids

(... is a kind of class ) small class of bilaterally symmetrical marine forms comprising the tooth shells

(... is a kind of class ) snails and slugs and their relatives

(... is a kind of class ) gastropods having the gills when present posterior to the heart and having no operculum: includes sea slugs; sea butterflies; sea hares

(... is a kind of class ) a class of Gastropoda

(... is a kind of class ) small class of marine mollusks comprising the chitons; sometimes considered an order of the subclass Amphineura

(... is a kind of class ) oysters; clams; scallops; mussels

(... is a kind of class ) octopuses; squids; cuttlefish; pearly nautilus

(... is a kind of class ) comprising all living cephalopods except the family Nautilidae: the orders Octopoda (octopuses) and Decapoda (squids and cuttlefish)

(... is a kind of class ) class of mandibulate arthropods including: lobsters; crabs; shrimps; woodlice; barnacles; decapods; water fleas

(... is a kind of class ) largest subclass of Crustacea including most of the well-known marine, freshwater, and terrestrial crustaceans: crabs; lobsters; shrimps; sow bugs; beach flies

(... is a kind of class ) in some older classifications includes the Branchiopoda and Copepoda and Ostracoda and Cirripedia; no longer in technical use

(... is a kind of class ) primitive aquatic mainly freshwater crustaceans: fairy shrimps; brine shrimps; tadpole shrimps; can shrimps; water fleas

(... is a kind of class ) minute planktonic or parasitic crustaceans

(... is a kind of class ) seed shrimps

(... is a kind of class ) barnacles

(... is a kind of class ) enigmatic small elongated wormlike terrestrial invertebrates of damp dark habitats in warm regions; distinct from the phylum Annelida; resemble slugs with legs and are sometimes described as the missing link between arthropods and annelids

(... is a kind of class ) insects; about five-sixths of all known animal species

(... is a kind of class ) subclass of insects characterized by gradual and usually incomplete metamorphosis

(... is a kind of class ) sea stars

(... is a kind of class ) brittle stars and basket stars

(... is a kind of class ) brittle stars

(... is a kind of class ) basket stars

(... is a kind of class ) sea urchins and sand dollars

(... is a kind of class ) sea lilies

(... is a kind of class ) class of echinoderms including the sea cucumbers

(... is a kind of class ) anthropoid apes and human beings

(... is a kind of class ) snakeheads

(... is a kind of class ) a class of fish having a skeleton composed of bone in addition to cartilage

(... is a kind of class ) fishes having paired fins resembling limbs and regarded as ancestral to amphibians

(... is a kind of class ) bony fishes of the southern hemisphere that breathe by a modified air bladder as well as gills; sometimes classified as an order of Crossopterygii

(... is a kind of class ) large diverse group of bony fishes; includes most living species

(... is a kind of class ) hornworts: in some classification systems included in the class Hepaticopsida

(... is a kind of class ) true mosses: bryophytes having leafy rather than thalloid gametophytes: comprises orders Andreaeales; Bryales; Dicranales; Eubryales; Sphagnales

(... is a kind of class ) liverworts: comprises orders Anthocerotales; Jungermanniales; Marchantiales; Sphaerocarpales

(... is a kind of class ) plants having naked seeds not enclosed in an ovary; in some systems considered a class (Gymnospermae) and in others a division (Gymnospermophyta); comprises three subdivisions (or classes): Cycadophytina (class Cycadopsida) and Gnetophytina (class Gnetopsida) and Coniferophytina (class Coniferopsida); in some classifications the Coniferophytina are divided into three groups: Pinophytina (class Pinopsida) and Ginkgophytina (class Ginkgopsida) and Taxophytina (class Taxopsida)

(... is a kind of class ) gymnospermous flowering plants; supposed link between conifers and angiosperms; in some systems classified as a class (Gnetopsida) and in others as a subdivision (Gnetophytina or Gnetophyta)

(... is a kind of class ) palmlike gymnosperms: includes the surviving order Cycadales and several extinct orders; possibly not a natural group; in some systems considered a class (Cycadopsida) and in others a subdivision (Cycadophytina or Cycadophyta)

(... is a kind of class ) extinct gymnosperms most of Carboniferous to Jurassic: seed ferns and allies

(... is a kind of class ) cone-bearing gymnosperms dating from the Carboniferous period; most are substantial trees; includes the classes Pinopsida (subdivision Pinophytina) and Ginkgopsida (subdivision Ginkgophytina) and Taxopsida (subdivision Taxophytina) which in turn include the surviving orders Coniferales and Taxales (yews) and sometimes Ginkgoales as well as extinct orders such as Cordaitales (of the Carboniferous and Permian)

(... is a kind of class ) most conifers: in some systems classified as a class (Pinopsida) and in others as a subdivision (Pinophytina); used in some classifications for one of five subdivisions of Gymnospermophyta

(... is a kind of class ) yews: in some systems classified as a class (Taxopsida) and in others as a subdivision (Taxophytina) used in some classifications for one of five subdivisions of Gymnospermophyta

(... is a kind of class ) ginkgos: in some systems classified as a class and in others as a subdivision; used in some classifications for one of five subdivisions of Gymnospermophyta

(... is a kind of class ) comprising flowering plants that produce seeds enclosed in an ovary; in some systems considered a class (Angiospermae) and in others a division (Magnoliophyta or Anthophyta)

(... is a kind of class ) comprising seed plants that produce an embryo with paired cotyledons and net-veined leaves; divided into six (not always well distinguished) subclasses (or superorders): Magnoliidae and Hamamelidae (considered primitive); Caryophyllidae (an early and distinctive offshoot); and three more or less advanced groups: Dilleniidae; Rosidae; Asteridae

(... is a kind of class ) a group of families of trees and shrubs and herbs having well-developed perianths and apocarpous ovaries and generally regarded as the most primitive extant flowering plants; contains 36 families including Magnoliaceae and Ranunculaceae; sometimes classified as a superorder

(... is a kind of class ) comprising seed plants that produce an embryo with a single cotyledon and parallel-veined leaves: includes grasses and lilies and palms and orchids; divided into four subclasses or superorders: Alismatidae; Arecidae; Commelinidae; and Liliidae

(... is a kind of class ) one of four subclasses or superorders of Monocotyledones; comprises about 500 species in 14 families of aquatic and semiaquatic herbs

(... is a kind of class ) one of four subclasses or superorder of Monocotyledones; comprises about 6400 species in 5 families of trees and shrubs and terrestrial herbs and a few free-floating aquatics including: Palmae; Araceae; Pandanaceae and Lemnaceae

(... is a kind of class ) one of four subclasses or superorders of Monocotyledones; comprises about 19,000 species in 25 families of mostly terrestrial herbs especially of moist places including: Cyperaceae; Gramineae; Bromeliaceae; and Zingiberaceae

(... is a kind of class ) a group of families of mostly flowers having basal or central placentation and trinucleate pollen (binucleate pollen is commoner in flowering plants); contains 14 families including: Caryophyllaceae (carnations and pinks); Aizoaceae; Amaranthaceae; Batidaceae; Chenopodiaceae; Cactaceae (order Opuntiales); Nyctaginaceae; Phytolaccaceae; corresponds approximately to order Caryophyllales; sometimes classified as a superorder

(... is a kind of class ) a group of mostly sympetalous herbs and some trees and shrubs mostly with 2 fused carpels; contains 43 families including Campanulales; Solanaceae; Scrophulariaceae; Labiatae; Verbenaceae; Rubiaceae; Compositae; sometimes classified as a superorder

(... is a kind of class ) a group of trees and shrubs and herbs mostly with polypetalous flowers; contains 108 families including Rosaceae; Crassulaceae; Myrtaceae; Melastomaceae; Euphorbiaceae; Umbelliferae

(... is a kind of class ) a group of chiefly woody plants considered among the most primitive of angiosperms; perianth poorly developed or lacking; flowers often unisexual and often in catkins and often wind pollinated; contains 23 families including the Betulaceae and Fagaceae (includes the Amentiferae); sometimes classified as a superorder

(... is a kind of class ) a group of families of more or less advanced trees and shrubs and herbs having either polypetalous or gamopetalous corollas and often with ovules attached to the walls of the ovary; contains 69 families including Ericaceae and Cruciferae and Malvaceae; sometimes classified as a superorder

(... is a kind of class ) one of four subclasses or superorders of Monocotyledones; comprises 17 families including: Liliaceae; Alliaceae; Amaryllidaceae; Iridaceae; Orchidaceae; Trilliaceae

(... is a kind of class ) class of fungi coextensive with subdivision Zygomycota

(... is a kind of class ) the class of true slime molds; essentially equivalent to the division Myxomycota

(... is a kind of class ) cellular slime molds; in some classifications placed in kingdom Protoctista

(... is a kind of class ) nonphotosynthetic fungi that resemble algae and that reproduce by forming oospores; sometimes classified as protoctists

(... is a kind of class ) a class of mostly aquatic fungi; saprophytic or parasitic on algae or fungi or plants

(... is a kind of class ) category used in some classifications: coextensive with division Eumycota

(... is a kind of class ) form class; coextensive with subdivision Deuteromycota

(... is a kind of class ) large class of higher fungi coextensive with subdivision Basidiomycota

(... is a kind of class ) category used in some classification systems for various basidiomycetous fungi including e.g. mushrooms and puffballs which are usually placed in the classes Gasteromycetes and Hymenomycetes

(... is a kind of class ) category used in some classification systems for various basidiomycetous fungi including rusts and smuts

(... is a kind of class ) used in some classifications; usually coextensive with order Agaricales: mushrooms; toadstools; agarics; bracket fungi

(... is a kind of class ) large class of higher fungi coextensive with division Ascomycota: sac fungi

(... is a kind of class ) category not used in many classification systems

(... is a kind of class ) class of fungi in which no ascocarps are formed: yeasts and some plant parasites

(... is a kind of class ) class of fungi in which the fruiting body is a cleistothecium (it releases spores only on decay or disintegration)

(... is a kind of class ) class of fungi in which the fruiting body is a perithecium; includes powdery mildews and ergot and Neurospora

(... is a kind of class ) a large and taxonomically difficult group of Ascomycetes in which the fleshy fruiting body is disklike or cup-shaped

(... is a kind of class ) fungi in which the hymenium is enclosed until after spores have matured: puffballs; earth stars; stinkhorn fungi

(... is a kind of class ) category used in some systems to comprise the two orders Ustilaginales (smuts) and Uredinales (rusts)

(... is a kind of class ) ferns

(... is a kind of class ) whisk ferns; comprising the family Psilotaceae or Psilotatae: vascular plants with no roots, partial if any leaf differentiation, and rudimentary spore sacs

(... is a kind of class ) horsetails and related forms

(... is a kind of class ) club mosses and related forms: includes Lycopodiales; Isoetales; Selaginellales; and extinct Lepidodendrales; sometimes considered a subdivision of Tracheophyta

(... is a kind of class ) alternative designation for the class Lycopsida

(class is a member of ...) (biology) taxonomic group containing one or more families

(... is a member of class) (biology) the major taxonomic group of animals and plants; contains classes

(class belongs to category ...) the science that studies living organisms

Definition 6: a body of students who are taught together - [noun denoting group]

Samples where class or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • early morning classes are always sleepy

Synonyms for class in the sense of this definition

(class is a kind of ...) a group of persons together in one place

(... is a kind of class ) a class (especially in music) given to talented students by an expert

(... is a kind of class ) a small class of students who are part of a larger course but are taught separately

"a graduate student taught sections for the professor's lecture course"

Definition 7: a body of students who graduate together - [noun denoting group]

Samples where class or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the class of '97
  • she was in my year at Hoehandle High

Synonyms for class in the sense of this definition

(class is a kind of ...) a group of persons together in one place

(... is a kind of class ) the body of students who graduate together this year

(... is a kind of class ) final grade or class in high school or college

(... is a kind of class ) penultimate class in high school or college

(... is a kind of class ) the second class in a four-year college or high school

(... is a kind of class ) the first class in college or high school

Definition 8: a league ranked by quality - [noun denoting group]

Samples where class or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • he played baseball in class D for two years
  • Princeton is in the NCAA Division 1-AA

Synonyms for class in the sense of this definition

(class is a kind of ...) an association of sports teams that organizes matches for its members

Definition 9: arrange or order by classes or categories - [verb of cognition]

Samples where class or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • How would you classify these pottery shards--are they prehistoric?

Synonyms for class in the sense of this definition

(class is a kind of ...) place into or assign to a category

"Children learn early on to categorize"

(... is a kind of class ) separate or classify into units

"The hospital was unitized for efficiency"

(... is a kind of class ) determine the grade of or assign a grade to

(... is a kind of class ) arrange into a group or groups

"Can you group these shapes together?"

(... is a kind of class ) treat or classify according to a mental stereotype

"I was stereotyped as a lazy Southern European"

(... is a kind of class ) divide into two opposing groups or kinds

(... is a kind of class ) sort according to size

(... is a kind of class ) classify anew, change the previous classification

"The zoologists had to reclassify the mollusks after they found new species"

(... is a kind of class ) think of, regard, or classify under a subsuming principle or with a general group or in relation to another

"This plant can be referred to a known species"

(... is a kind of class ) separate (experiences) from the emotions relating to them

(... is a kind of class ) make an itemized list or catalog of; classify

"He is cataloguing his photographic negatives"

(... is a kind of class ) put into a group

"The academy counts several Nobel Prize winners among its members"

(class implies ...) examine and note the similarities or differences of

"John compared his haircut to his friend's" "We compared notes after we had both seen the movie"

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