part of speech: noun

definition 1: a collection of people, things, or ideas that are in one place or are related by characteristics; cluster.

  • A large group of people met to discuss the plan.

synonyms: assortment, body, bunch, cluster, collection, congregation, set

definition 2: a small musical band, especially one that plays pop or jazz music.

synonyms: band


part of speech: verb

inflections: groups, grouping, grouped

definition 1: to put with other items that are similar; classify.

  • The librarian grouped the books by topic.

synonyms: bracket, class, classify, grade, rank, sort

definition 2: to bring together into a group; gather.

  • The teacher grouped the students in a circle.

synonyms: assemble, bunch, collect, combine, gather, round up