Definition for RANK

RANK, v.t.

  1. To place abreast or in a line. – Milton.
  2. To place in a particular class, order or division. Poets were ranked in the class of philosophers. – Broome. Heresy is ranked with idolatry and witchcraft. – Decay of Piety.
  3. To dispose methodically; to place in suitable order. Who now shall rear you to the sun, or rank your tribes? – Milton. Ranking all things under general and special heads. Watts.

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