Also, of a sort. Of a kind, especially a mediocre or somewhat different kind. For example, He was wearing a jacket of sorts but no tie, or They established a constitutional government of a sort. [c. 1900]
Words nearby of sorts
How to use of sorts in a sentence
For more than a century, Americans have been fretting about these sorts of ghosts.
That fantasy, however, is still heavily regimented by all sorts of norms.‘Empire’ Review: Hip-Hop Musical Chairs with an Insane Soap Opera Twist|Judnick Mayard|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Oh, and the first press image they released was a pair of black dudes in tracksuits as a troll of sorts to NME.The 14 Best Songs of 2014: Bobby Shmurda, Future Islands, Drake, and More|Marlow Stern|December 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It was a coming-out story of sorts told with self-effacing un-sentimentality.
Any restaurant with a sustained fame ends up becoming a set, of sorts, and on that front, Sotto Sotto cinched it.The Fiery Death of Sotto Sotto, Toronto’s Celebrity Hotspot|Shinan Govani|December 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I want to see the sort of thing happening to schools that has already happened to many sorts of retail shops.The Salvaging Of Civilisation|H. G. (Herbert George) Wells
And then several hours at Liszt's, where one succession of concertos, fantasias, and all sorts of tremendous things are played.
You never know when you are going to stumble upon a jewel in the most out-of-the-way corner.
So he saw the doctor, but declared there was nothing much the matter, he merely felt a little unwell and out of sorts and tired.Uncanny Tales|Various
To meet this heavy expense the ministers had to devise all sorts of expedients to raise money.Napoleon's Marshals|R. P. Dunn-Pattison