Synonyms for Classify:

n.

bracket, characterize. range, value, distribute. arrange (noun)
coordinate, regiment, allocate, codify, catalog, docket, tag, allot, number, list, size, correlate, distribute, index, introduce a system, match, collocate, analyze, name, incorporate, file, form into classes, break down, assign, digest, dispose, range, tabulate, place in a category, ticket, segregate, alphabetize, reduce to order, put in order.
classify (noun)
class, sort, separate, sort out, assort, relegate.

v.

categorize (verb)
coordinate, distribute, segregate, designate, index, range, allocate, dispose, incorporate, collocate, file, alphabetize, stamp, analyze, pigeonhole, grade, brand, name, tag, number, organize, label, type, correlate, regiment, tabulate, match, sort, size, arrange, order, systematize, ticket, docket, allot, rank, class, group, break down, rate, codify, assort.
cognition (verb)
relegate.

Other synonyms:

characterize, tabulate. bracket. distribute. assign. categorize
class.
distinguish
sort out.
name
name.
order
normalize.
systematize
codify.

Usage examples for classify

  1. As a thinker, Emerson is difficult to classify – Emerson and Other Essays by John Jay Chapman
  2. We are reminded of him by the attempt to classify the Dodsons socially in a scientific manner, and to accumulate small examples of their idiosyncrasies, I do not mean to say that the resemblance is very deep. – Views and Reviews by Henry James