Definition of "Sort" :
noun: an approximate definition or example
"She wore a sort of magenta dress."
noun: a category of things distinguished by some common characteristic or quality
noun: a person of a particular character or nature
"What sort of person is he?."
noun: an operation that segregates items into groups according to a specified criterion
"The bottleneck in mail delivery is the process of sorting."
verb: arrange or order by classes or categories
verb: examine in order to test suitability