group verb

ADV. closely | loosely | thematically Works in the exhibition are grouped thematically. | together

PREP. according to Eggs were grouped according to colour and size. | around/round They sat grouped around the fire. | by The children were grouped by age. | in/into These stories can be loosely grouped into three types. | with The England team was grouped with Uruguay and Holland.

PHRASES group sth under a heading The names were grouped under four different headings.