Definition: to group into categories based on specific factors
Part of Speech: Verb
Synonym(s): classify, sort
1. Because our phone system is automated, it allows us to triage incoming calls so they can be quickly directed to the appropriate nurse’s station.
2. Keeping up with your finances is simple if you triage your expenditures.
3. As an emergency room nurse, Leslie must triage patients to determine which cases are most urgent.