class (plural classes)

  1. A group, collection, category or set sharing characteristics or attributes
    The new Ford Fiesta is set to be best in the "small family" class.
    Often used to imply membership of a large class.
    This word has a whole class of metaphoric extensions.
  2. A social grouping, based on job, wealth, etc. In Britain, society is commonly split into three main classes; upper class, middle class and working class.
  3. (Used without an article) The division of society into classes.
    Jane Austen"s works deal with class in 18th-century England.
  4. (Used without an article) Admirable behavior; elegance.
    Apologizing for losing your temper, even though you were badly provoked, showed real class.
  5. (Used with or without an article.) A group of students in a regularly scheduled meeting with a teacher.
    The class was noisy, but the teacher was able to get their attention with a story.
  6. A series of classes covering a single subject.
    I took the cooking class for enjoyment, but I also learned a lot.
  7. A group of students who commenced or completed their education during a particular year. A school class.
    The class of 1982 was particularly noteworthy.
  8. A category of seats in an airplane, train or other means of mass transportation.
    I used to fly business class, but now my company can only afford economy.
  9. (taxonomy) The classification below Phylum and above Order.
    Magnolias belong to class Magnoliopsida.
  10. (computing) A set of objects possibly differing in state but not behavior.
  11. (mathematics) A collection of sets definable by a shared property.
    The class of all sets is not a set.

5 letters in word "class": A C L S S.

No anagrams for class found in this word list.

Words found within class:

al als as ass la lac lacs las lass sac sacs sal sals

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