Definitions of assortment

  1. A collection or quantity of things distributed into kinds or sorts; a number of things assorted. Webster Dictionary DB
  2. A collection containing a variety of sorts or kinds adapted to various wants, demands, or purposes; as, an assortment of goods. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. The act of separating and arranging; a classified collection of articles or goods of a varied character. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  4. Act of assorting: quantity or number of things assorted: variety. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  5. Orderly distribution; a quantity of things assorted. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  6. A collection of various things. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  7. The act of assorting; a quantity of things assorted; the class under which they are assorted. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.

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Usage examples for assortment

  1. We have a very large assortment in stock- fresh lot in only this afternoon. – The Brother of Daphne by Dornford Yates
  2. One day when Kit was looking over the assortment in the glass case of Peter's shop, she was surprised to find that the fans had been removed. – The Merriweather Girls and the Mystery of the Queen's Fan by Lizette M. Edholm