categorize categorize  /ˈkæ tə ɡə ˌraɪz/


  • (v) place into or assign to a category


  1. It took me two additional years to read, categorize and take notes on these documents.
  2. To categorize today who will determine the trends of tomorrow is a daunting task.
  3. In short, he's the perfect commentator in the age of the blog: impossible to categorize by the old rules.


  1. Rooftop Theatre Company has two productions this summer

    June 20--Founders of Rooftop Theatre Company couldn't quite figure out how to categorize the group in the theater world.
    on June 20, 2013     Source:

  2. New York Academy of Medicine Expert on Diseases Related to Obesity Is Available for Comment on Today's AMA Decision to ...

    Judith Wylie-Rosett, a Fellow of The New York Academy of Medicine and the Atran Foundation Chair in Social Medicine at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine at Yeshiva University, is available to comment on the American Medical Association’s decision to categorize obesity as a disease.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Newswise

  3. 4 Reasons Businesses Should Take Hashtags Seriously

    Hashtags have become a prominent part of the online atmosphere and as of late, more and more social media sites have allowed for the categorizing program known as Hashtags. Hashtags are used to allow users to tag posts, pictures, or even video with a hash symbol (#) followed by a word or phrase, such as #Newtek. Doing this allows the program to categorize anything posted with that hashtag; this ...
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Forbes


  1. Jackson added, "We have to evaluate the use of the n-word and categorize it as hate speech, no matter who uses it."
    on Nov 23, 2006 By: Jesse Jackson Source: Montreal Gazette (subscription)

  2. "I'm not going to categorize where we are," general manager Brian Sabean said hours before the decision was announced. "We are talking. Both sides are talking to see what can be done."
    on Dec 1, 2006 By: Brian Sabean Source:

  3. "I wouldn't categorize it that way. Again, I would go back to (owner) Mr. Kroenke. Stan has proven again that he's not afraid of putting himself out there and taking a chance," Chapman said. "We rolled the dice with Allen. We gave it a good...
    on Nov 3, 2008 By: Rex Chapman Source: International Herald Tribune

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