Definition of "type" [type]

  • (noun) A number of people or things having in common traits or characteristics that distinguish them as a group or class.
  • (noun) The general character or structure held in common by a number of people or things considered as a group or class.
  • (noun) A person or thing having the features of a group or class.
  • (noun) An example or a model having the ideal features of a group or class; an embodiment: "He was the perfect type of a military dandy” ( Joyce Cary).
  • (noun) A person regarded as exemplifying a particular profession, rank, or social group: a group of executive types; a restaurant frequented by tourist types.

Use "type" in a sentence

  • "Langibout is _le type pur de l'ancienne ├ęcole_; Madame Gervaisais, too, is _un exemple et un type_ of the intellectual _bourgeoise_ of"
  • "And when I post things on here, I'm always thinking 'will that sit right with everyone else, cause they're AS, so they would probably like something like this ... * type type type*' as apposed to 'this is me, I hope you like who I am, shame if you don't'."
  • "Converts a text string into an enumerated text of the type specified by _type. and if you're Dynamics Ax is configured in English, this code will work fine."

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