- phrasal verb (written as sort out)to put things in order or in groups
- phrasal verb (written as sort out)to collect or select things of a particular kind from a mixed group of things
- verb to beat up. An innocuous euphemism describing a brutal reality, in keeping with a tendency of London working-class slang toward menacing understatement.
- verb to have sex with. A masculine vulgarism with overtones of depersonalisation and brusqueness.