What does sorted mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sortedadjective

    arranged according to size

  2. grouped, sortedadjective

    arranged into groups


  1. sortedadjective

    Put into some order by sorting.

    a sorted list of numbers

  2. sortedadjective

    In good order, under control.

    I have to get my life sorted.

  3. sortedadjective

    In possession of a sufficient supply, especially of narcotics.

    Sorted for E's & Wizz (song and album by UK band Pulp)

  4. sortedinterjection

    A general expression of approval.


  1. sorted

    Sorted generally refers to the arrangement or organization of items in a specific sequence, order, or category. This order can be alphabetical, numerical, chronological, size, or any other characteristic applied systematically. It is commonly used in the context of databases, lists or algorithms in computer science, where data elements are arranged in ascending or descending order.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Sorted

    of Sort

Editors Contribution

  1. sortedverb

    Verb form of the word sort.

    The delivery is sorted daily when it arrives at the post office.

    Submitted by MaryC on June 29, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'sorted' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1563

Anagrams for sorted »

  1. stored

  2. strode

  3. Dorset

  4. doters

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sorted in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sorted in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of sorted in a Sentence

  1. Jeb Bush:

    Look, Trump's the front-runner and there's a jump ball for second with five candidates and that will be sorted out over the next few weeks.

  2. Tugrul Aksar:

    Turks are used to living with crises and finding solutions ... we proceed with the logic that things will be sorted as we go along.

  3. Roman Hovorka:

    To be able to use this technology widely in the clinic, some of these technological issues will need improvement, these issues are being sorted out, but... it is not technology which is foolproof.

  4. Jerrold Nadler:

    We do not now have the evidence all sorted out.

  5. David Hughes:

    People wanted to get Brexit sorted and I think Boris will get it done.

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