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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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One of a kind. Also: In grammar, a word that refers to one person or thing.

Usage examples (38)
  • It is a singular characteristic of love that we cannot hide it where it exists, or pretend it where it does not exist.
  • Can the singular person be understood apart from his culture?
  • A singular example
  • On such accounts, syntactically plural reference is semantically singular; there is a sense of ˜singular™ in which for more
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