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uk /sɔːt/ us /sɔːrt/

sort noun (TYPE)

A2 [ C ] a group of things that are of the same type or that share similar qualities

We both like the same sort of music. 我們倆喜歡同一類音樂。
I'm going to have a salad of some sort. 我想吃某種沙拉。
What sort of shoes will I need? 我需要甚麽樣的鞋子呢?
We saw all sorts (= many types) of animals in the park. 我們在公園裡看見了各種各樣的動物。
Many sorts of bacteria are resistant to penicillin. 有很多種細菌能抵抗盤尼西林。
This sort of camera is very expensive. 這種照相機很貴。
Plants of this sort need shady conditions. 這種植物需要在陰涼的環境下生長。
your sort

the type of thing or person that you like

Hmm, this is my sort of wine! 嗯,這是我喜歡的葡萄酒!
I'd have thought these black trousers were more your sort of thing. 我本以爲這條黑色褲子才是你喜歡的那種。
I wouldn't have thought he was your sort (= was the type of man you would be attracted to). 我沒想到你喜歡他這種人。
(and) that sort of thing B1 informal

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

They sell souvenirs, postcards, that sort of thing. 他們賣紀念品、明信片之類的東西。

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sort noun (PERSON)

[ C usually singular ] UK old-fashioned a person having the stated or suggested character

He seemed like a decent sort to me. 在我看來,他似乎是很正派的那種人。


uk /sɔːt/ us /sɔːrt/

sort verb (ORDER)

B2 [ I or T ] to put a number of things in an order or to separate them into groups

Paper, plastic, and cans are sorted for recycling. 紙張、塑膠和罐子分開歸類以便回收。
I'm going to sort these old books into those to be kept and those to be thrown away. 我打算把這些舊書分成要留下的和要丟掉的兩類。
You can use the computer to sort the newspaper articles alphabetically, by date, or by subject. 你可以用電腦把這些報刊文章按字母順序、日期或主題進行排列。
She found the ring while sorting (through) some clothes. 她在整理衣服時找到了那枚戒指。

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sort verb (DEAL WITH)

[ T ] UK informal to deal with something by repairing or organizing it

Can you sort the car by tomorrow? 你明天能把汽車修好嗎?
We must get the phone sorted soon. 我們必須馬上找人把電話修好。
I must get this paperwork sorted before I go on holiday next week. 我下星期度假之前必須把這些文書工作處理完。

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(Translation of “sort” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)