Synonyms for sorting

Synonyms for (noun) sorting

Synonyms: sorting

Definition: grouping by class or kind or size

Similar words: grouping

Definition: the activity of putting things together in groups


Synonyms: sorting, classification, categorisation, categorization

Definition: the basic cognitive process of arranging into classes or categories

Similar words: basic cognitive process

Definition: cognitive processes involved in obtaining and storing knowledge


Synonyms: sort, sorting

Definition: an operation that segregates items into groups according to a specified criterion

Usage: the bottleneck in mail delivery is the process of sorting

Similar words: operation

Definition: (computer science) data processing in which the result is completely specified by a rule (especially the processing that results from a single instruction)

Usage: it can perform millions of operations per second