Python's dict class in C++


A recreation of Python's dict class in C++


The class dict is a template:

template<key_type, val_type>
class dict

Usage is similar to Python:

dict<string,string> d;
d["foo"] = "bar";


val_type pop(key_type key)

Remove an item from from the dict and return its value

std::vector<std::pair<key_type, val_type>> items()

Return a vector containing every key-value pair in the dict

void clear()

Remove all key-value pairs in the dict

std::pair<key_type, val_type> pop_item()

Remove the most recently added key-value pair andd return it as a vector

std::vector<key_type> list_keys()

Return a vector containing all keys in the dict

std::vector<val_type> list_values()

Return a vector containing all values in the dict

key_type& get_key_by_value(val_type val)

Return a reference to a key by its value

Thanks for reading! Also, check out the project on Github!

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@DynamicSquid I'm not sure what you mean by "sort through". If you mean getting an item by its index, I plan on adding that feature soon (probably tomorrow bc I have nothing better to do)