verb (used with object)
- an arrangement of a series of terms according to value, as from largest to smallest.
- an arrangement of a series of terms in some geometric pattern, as in a matrix.
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Origin of array
OTHER WORDS FROM arrayar·ray·er, nounun·ar·rayed, adjectivewell-ar·rayed, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for array
The tracker can communicate with an array of sensors, connected by LoRaWAN technology to park rangers’ phones and laptops.Can artificial intelligence give elephants a winning edge?|Walter Thompson|November 20, 2020|TechCrunch
The organization has done so with a dizzying array of programs.Best children’s books of 2020 reveal a growing diversity|Christina Barron, Mary Quattlebaum, Abby McGanney Nolan, Kathie Meizner|November 19, 2020|Washington Post
More than 100 of the ET 302 families have filed suit against Boeing and are seeking an array of Boeing and FAA documents relating to the two crashes.The Boeing 737 MAX Is Cleared to Fly. Families of People Who Died on the Planes Wait for Answers.|by Alec MacGillis|November 19, 2020|ProPublica
We are not anti-technology with a wide array of local and national tech companies.Citizens are turning face recognition on unidentified police|Tate Ryan-Mosley|November 18, 2020|MIT Technology Review
Spear guns come in a wide array of lengths, and it is important to match the size of the spear gun to the visibility of the water you will be diving in.
For this service he arrayed himself in an old-fashioned frock coat with long skirts.The Stacks: H.L. Mencken on the 1904 Baltimore Fire|H.L. Mencken|October 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Arrayed over four acres, the 3,500 panels have a combined generation capacity of one megawatt.Sun+Water= High Tech Caribbean Luxury At The Cusinart Resort|The Daily Beast|June 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Instead, it has mirrors—300,000 of them—all arrayed in rings around three giant towers.Solar Power Plant in the Mojave Could Power 140,000 Homes|Josh Dzieza|September 28, 2013|DAILY BEAST
You are arrayed against incredible power, which can come at you in different ways.
Sixteen platforms were designed by González to be arrayed throughout the grounds.
Paris was arrayed in gorgeous dress, and every one went in for a day of rare pleasure.Nasby in Exile|David R. Locke
It was Mevrouw van Holp arrayed in the grandest of caps and the longest of satin aprons ruffled with lace.Hans Brinker|Mary Mapes Dodge
At last, arrayed in David's coat as a substitute, over her own dainty garments, little Barbedie Pelham fell to repose.The Quiver, 1/1900|Anonymous
She arrayed herself most carefully and they started off, extending excuses upstairs.Sister Carrie|Theodore Dreiser
Against these were arrayed six thousand trained soldiers and a vast host of undisciplined rabble.