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kind2

 
pronunciation:
kaInd
phrases:
kind of
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a group of things, people, or animals that are thought of together because of like characteristics.
You can see many kinds of animals at the zoo.His new, quiet and shy wife wasn't familiar with our kind of people.
synonyms:
class
similar words:
breed, category, genus, group, order, set, sort, species, strain, type
definition 2: type; sort.
What kind of hat is that?
synonyms:
category, make, nature, sort, type
similar words:
brand, breed, description, form, style, variety
definition 3: an approximate example of something; sort.
The children lined up the boxes to make a kind of fort.
synonyms:
sort, type
similar words:
category, class, genus, order, representative, species, specimen
phrase: kind of