sort something out

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Definition von sort something out im Englisch Englisch wörterbuch

sort out
To separate from the remainder of a group; often construed with from

They've already sorted out the students in group A, so we just need to worry about groups B and C.

sort out
To clarify by reviewing mentally

It's a bit confused at the moment, I'll try to sort it out later.

sort out
To fix, as a problem

The computer won't let me delete that file; could you sort it out?.

sort out
To attack physically

If you do that again, I'll soon sort you out.

sort out
To organise or separate into groups, as a collection of items, so as to make tidy

Could you sort out your wardrobe and put the clothes you no longer use in one pile to give away and another to throw away?.

sort out
classify, categorize
sort out
punish in order to gain control or enforce obedience; "The teacher disciplined the pupils rather frequently"
sort out
If you sort out a group of things, you separate them into different classes, groups, or places, for example so that you can do different things with them. Sort out all your bills, receipts, invoices and expenses as quickly as possible and keep detailed accounts Davina was sorting out scraps of material How do we sort out fact from fiction?
sort out
arrange or order by classes or categories; "How would you classify these pottery shards--are they prehistoric?"
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If you sort yourself out, you organize yourself or calm yourself so that you can act effectively and reasonably. We're in a state of complete chaos here and I need a little time to sort myself out
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If you sort out a problem or the details of something, you do what is necessary to solve the problem or organize the details. India and Nepal have sorted out their trade and security dispute Have you sorted something out for tomorrow night?
sort out
make free from confusion or ambiguity; make clear; "Could you clarify these remarks?"; "Clear up the question of who is at fault"
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If you sort someone out, you make them realize that they have behaved wrongly, for example by talking to them or by punishing them. It was the older women and young mothers who sorted all the troublemakers out The crucial skill you need to develop is sorting out the parents
sort something out

    Silbentrennung

    sort some·thing out

    Türkische aussprache

    sôrt sʌmthîng aut

    Aussprache

    /ˈsôrt ˈsəmᴛʜəɴɢ ˈout/ /ˈsɔːrt ˈsʌmθɪŋ ˈaʊt/

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