A lot of thesaurus - A little bit dictionary

singular

Overview of noun singular


from tagged texts)

1. singular, singular form -- (the form of a word that is used to denote a singleton)


Overview of adj singular

1. remarkable, singular -- (unusual or striking; "a remarkable sight"; "such poise is singular in one so young")

2. curious, funny, odd, peculiar, queer, rum, rummy, singular -- (beyond or deviating from the usual or expected; "a curious hybrid accent"; "her speech has a funny twang"; "they have some funny ideas about war"; "had an odd name"; "the peculiar aromatic odor of cloves"; "something definitely queer about this town"; "what a rum fellow"; "singular behavior")

3. singular -- (being a single and separate person or thing; "can the singular person be understood apart from his culture?"; "every fact in the world might be singular...unlike any other fact and sole of its kind"-William James)

4. singular -- (composed of one member, set, or kind)

5. singular -- (grammatical number category referring to a single item or unit)

6. singular, unique -- (the single one of its kind; "a singular example"; "the unique existing example of Donne's handwriting"; "a unique copy of an ancient manuscript"; "certain types of problems have unique solutions")



Made possible by Princeton University "About WordNet." WordNet. Princeton University. 2010. http://wordnet.princeton.edu