verb (used with object), clas·si·fied, clas·si·fy·ing.
- classified ad,
- classified advertising,
Origin of classify
Examples from the Web for classify
While some may classify that inactivity as laziness or indifference, Brown suggests the contrary.
The end goal is to classify what happens when the memory goes awry.
There is a debate among experts about how to classify and define the effects of a lithium-ion battery meltdown.Flight 370 Was Carrying 440 Pounds of Dangerous Batteries|Clive Irving|May 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The bill has even grants no longer existent agencies the power to classify secrets.Japan’s new Secrets Bill Threatens To Muzzle The Press and Whistleblowers|Jake Adelstein, Nathalie-Kyoko Stucky|November 29, 2013|DAILY BEAST
In short, the Greens are asking the court to classify for-profit corporations as having religious consciences.Is Forced Religious Belief Coming to an Employer Near You?|Jamelle Bouie|November 27, 2013|DAILY BEAST
It is impossible to classify logically in any simple scheme all the possible forms of expression.The Mind and Its Education|George Herbert Betts
To classify it is not particularly easy; and I doubt, myself, whether any classification is necessary.Essays in English Literature, 1780-1860|George Saintsbury
Get a militia system ready which will classify the whole population, and bring it into the fight as fast as it's needed.Miss Ravenel's conversion from secession to loyalty|J. W. de Forest
He also attempted to classify the stories in a certain number of recurring formula or plots.Myth, Ritual And Religion, Vol. 2 (of 2)|Andrew Lang
In their minuteness and variety they almost baffle the attempts of naturalists to classify them.The Ocean World:|Louis Figuier