(noun, verb)


1. an orderly arrangement

- an array of troops in battle order

Definition categories: group, arrangement

2. an impressive display

- it was a bewildering array of books

- his tools were in an orderly array on the basement wall

Definition categories: communication, display

3. especially fine or decorative clothing

Similar word(s): raiment, regalia

Definition categories: man–made, clothing, habiliment, vesture, wear, wearable

4. an arrangement of aerials spaced to give desired directional characteristics

Definition categories: man–made

Sentences with array as a noun:

- drawn up in battle array

- We offer a dazzling array of choices.


1. lay out orderly or logically in a line or as if in a line

Similar word(s): range

Definition categories: contact, arrange

2. align oneself with a group or a way of thinking

Similar word(s): align

Definition categories: cognition, stand

Sentences with array as a verb:

- He was arrayed in his finest robes and jewels.