Definition of the —— sort in English:

the —— sort

The kind of person likely to do or be involved with the thing specified: she’d never imagined Steve to be the marrying sort
More example sentences
  • He says that he isn't the marrying sort.
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Pronunciation: ˌ(h)yo͞oməˈresk
noun
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