in sort

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Prepositional phrase[edit]

in sort

  1. (obsolete) In company (with). [15th-16th c.]
  2. (obsolete) In a way; to some extent. [16th-18th c.]
  3. (obsolete) In such a way (as). [16th-17th c.]
    • 1590, Edmund Spenser, The Faerie Queene, I.i:
      Vnto that Elfin knight he bad him fly, / Where he slept soundly void of euill thought, / And with false shewes abuse his fantasy, / In sort as he him schooled priuily []