To categorize is to group things together in a way that makes them easier to understand. When you categorize things, you are grouping them by their similarities.

  • The psychologist categorizes people into different personality types.

  • The teacher categorizes the students into different groups according to their grades.

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Example Sentences for categorise

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    I'm categorising a little bit the denture pictures on Commons.

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    As above, this appears to be categorisation not 'over' categorisation.

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    As such the categorisation is not arbitrary.

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    It was categorised as a logo but it is not.

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    Complications with categorisation.

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    Then there is the problem of categorisation.

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    They are categorised for simplicity.

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    Article needs to be categorised.

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    He was spuriously categorised into it.

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    It should be categorised as a glee.