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Definitions of particular:

part of speech: adjective

Not general; individual; distinctive; odd; having something that distinguishes from others, used in the sense of contempt; nice; attentive to things single or distinct; exact; minute.

part of speech: adjective

Relating to a particle: pertaining to a single person or thing: individual: special: worthy of special attention: concerned with things single or distinct: exect: nice in taste: precise.

part of speech: plural


part of speech: adverb


part of speech: noun

A distinct or minute part: a single point: a single instance: pl. details.

part of speech: noun

A single instance; a single point.

part of speech: adjective

Distinct from others; individual; peculiar or special; exact; minute.

Usage examples for particular:

  • And his Continuall Numbryng, of all thinges, is the Conseruation of them in being: And, where and when he will lacke an Vnit: there and then, that particular thyng shalbe Discreated. "The Mathematicall Praeface to Elements of Geometrie of Euclid of Megara", John Dee
  • I knows 'ow particular you pleesmen is. "The Beetle A Mystery", Richard Marsh
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