To categorize is to group things together in a way that makes them easier to understand. Categorizing can be a useful way of organizing your ideas.

  • The teacher tried to categorize the students by their MyersBriggs type.

  • The teacher tried to categorize the articles by their topic.

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Example Sentences for categorizing

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    The statement was categorical.

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    It's the work of a categorical mind.

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    All of the above categorize the company.

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    It is a categorically unwise thing to do.

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    He helped categorize the articles.

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    The categorical imperative is the centrepiece of the Groundwork.

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    The opposite ring is then the categorical dual.

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    The pushout is the categorical dual of the pullback.

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    The rule there is 'categorize the article, not the topic'.

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    There is a useful categorical interpretation of the map.