- 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.
Origin of array
OTHER WORDS FROM arrayar·ray·er, nounun·ar·rayed, adjectivewell-ar·rayed, adjective
How to use array in a sentence
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
Dozens of black plastic bags with human bodies were arrayed along the highway.In the Killing Fields of Ukraine with Children Who Saw the MH17 Horror|Anna Nemtsova|July 20, 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
She, slightly taller, is arrayed all in white—creamy slacks and a virgin wool sweater.Neal Schon and Michaele Salahi Are Tying the Knot and You Can Pay to Watch|Lloyd Grove|December 7, 2013|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
Thus the whole State became one vast armed camp, nearly forty thousand men on a side, arrayed against each other.
By the last of July, as has been stated, there were nearly one hundred thousand men arrayed against each other.
When we arrived, Monsieur de Biancourt armed himself, and thus arrayed proceeded to pay a visit to Meteourmite.
Ripperda roused himself from his portentous trance, and arrayed his noble figure in the rugged habiliments of the muleteer.The Pastor's Fire-side Vol. 3 of 4|Jane Porter
Thus arrayed I fixed myself on the porch, to be smoking my pipe in a careless, indifferent way when she came.The Soldier of the Valley|Nelson Lloyd