Bedeutung von “kind” im Essential American English Dictionary


noun us /kɑɪnd/

A1 a type of thing or person:

What kind of music do you like?
all kinds of

A2 many different types of something:

All kinds of people come to our church.
some kind of

used to talk about something when you are not sure of its exact type:

She has some kind of medical problem.
that kind of thing

B1 used to show that what you have just said is only an example from a larger group of things:

I like pasta, pizza – that kind of thing.
kind of informal

used when you are trying to explain or describe something, but you cannot be exact:

It’s kind of unusual.

(Definition von “kind noun” aus dem Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)