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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

adv. - One by one; Apart from others.

Usage examples (36)
  • They were arranged singly
  • But most instances of bias are defensible when taken singly, which is my point.
  • Of the three it may be a question which is most entitled singly to represent it.
  • They are long-lived and self-fertile, so can be grown singly, which is an advantage in a small garden. for more
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