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Synonyms of type in English:


  • 1 this type of heather grows better in a drier habitat a curate of the old-fashioned type
    style, description, designation, condition, quality, nature, manner, design, shape, form, pattern, rank;
    brand, make, model, line, mark, generation, vintage;
    North American  stripe
  • 2 informal two sporty types in tracksuits
    person, individual, character, sort
    British informal bod
  • 3 she characterized his witty sayings as the type of modern wisdom
    epitome, quintessence, essence, perfect example, archetype, model, pattern, paradigm, exemplar, embodiment, personification, avatar;
  • 4 extracts from the report are set in italic type
    British  fount
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