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assorted

[ uh-sawr-tid ]
/ əˈsɔr tɪd /
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adjective

consisting of different or various kinds; miscellaneous: assorted flavors; assorted sizes.
consisting of selected kinds; arranged in sorts or varieties: rows of assorted vegetables.
matched; suited.

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Origin of assorted

First recorded in 1790–1800; assort + -ed2

OTHER WORDS FROM assorted

un·as·sort·ed, adjectivewell-as·sort·ed, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for assorted

assorted
/ (əˈsɔːtɪd) /

adjective

consisting of various kinds mixed together; miscellaneousassorted sweets
arranged in sorts; classifiedassorted categories
matched; suited (esp in the combinations well-assorted, ill-assorted)
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