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Synonyms for categoryˈkæt ɪˌgɔr i, -ˌgoʊr i

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. class, category, family(noun)

    a collection of things sharing a common attribute

    "there are two classes of detergents"

    Synonyms:
    kinsperson, mob, form, family unit, kinfolk, grade, division, family line, year, class, home, course of instruction, kinsfolk, course of study, family, social class, house, syndicate, crime syndicate, folk, socio-economic class, menage, household, fellowship, sept, kin, phratry, stratum, course, category

  2. category(noun)

    a general concept that marks divisions or coordinations in a conceptual scheme

    Synonyms:
    family, class

Wiktionary

  1. category(noun)

    Synonyms:
    genus, race, order, tribe, kingdom, phylum, group, class, family, type

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. category(n.)

    Synonyms:
    class, head, division, order, rank

  2. category(n.)

    Synonyms:
    predicament, plight, condition, case, state, situation

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

class, categories, grade, heading, type, level, classes, group, catégorie, box, rank, tier, status, kind


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