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English definition of “put sth/sb in a pigeonhole”

put sth/sb in a pigeonhole

usually disapproving
to form a very fixed, often wrong, opinion about what type of person or thing someone or something isClassifying and creating order
(Definition of put sth/sb in a pigeonhole from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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