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English definition


  • 1. a subdivision of a particular kind of thing;

    • "what type of sculpture do you prefer?"
  • 2. a person of a specified kind (usually with many eccentricities);

    • "a real character"
    • "a strange character"
    • "a friendly eccentric"
    • "the capable type"
    • "a mental case"
  • 3. (biology) the taxonomic group whose characteristics are used to define the next higher taxon

  • 4. printed characters;

    • "small type is hard to read"
  • 5. a small metal block bearing a raised character on one end; produces a printed character when inked and pressed on paper;

    • "he dropped a case of type, so they made him pick them up"
  • 6. all of the tokens of the same symbol;

    • "the word `element' contains five different types of character"


  • 1. write by means of a keyboard with types;

    • "type the acceptance letter, please"
  • 2. identify as belonging to a certain type;

    • "Such people can practically be typed"

Example sentences

  • He is a man of Lei Feng type.

  • Do you think butterfly is a type of insect?

  • A sauna is a type of steam bath.

  • When you type out the letter, it will take less space than this pencil copy.

  • The type of skirt is all the go.

  • The book is printed in large type.

  • My brother is of the acquiescent rather than the militant type.

  • He is a silent type.

  • I can't type as rapidly as you.

  • Water may serve as a type of instability.

  • Can you type the additional figures in at the bottom of the page?

  • Conditions after the war led to the emergence of a new type of political party.

  • No adventurer of this type ever came to a good end!

  • This type of sheet steel could stand high pressure.

  • I know that James is a solid type of person.

  • This type of trap uses no bait or other attractant.

  • the difficulties inherent in a study of this type

  • Definitions in this dictionary are printed in roman type.

  • Professor Bonnet has been working for many years on molecules of this type.

  • He was adamant that this setback does not mean he has reverted to type.

  • He'd like "happiness" to be given a new and more scientifically descriptive label, to wit "Major affective disorder, pleasant type".

  • Choosing the right type of paint for the job is half the battle.

  • Look at the people above you in the positions of power and see what type of characters they are.

  • I was rather an outdoor type.

  • You have to type in commands, such as "help" and "print"

  • Use bold type for headings and bullet points for noteworthy achievements.

  • Eve isn't the type to sit around doing nothing.

  • I'm not his type. I am probably too strong a character.

Phrase collocation

  • in type

    (Printing)composed and ready for printing

Synonym discrimination

  • kind, sort, type, class, classification, category, species, variety

Meaning of type

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