Definitions of particular

  1. Details. In particular, specially.
  2. Details.
  3. A separate or distinct member of a class, or part of a whole; an individual fact, point, circumstance, detail, or item, which may be considered separately; as, the particulars of a story.
  4. Special or personal peculiarity, trait, or character; individuality; interest, etc.
  5. One of the details or items of grounds of claim; - usually in the pl.; also, a bill of particulars; a minute account; as, a particular of premises.
  6. A distinct or minute part: a single point: a single instance: pl. details.
  7. A distinct part; single point.
  8. A separate matter or item; an instance; point; detail.
  9. A single instance; a distinct part.
  10. A single instance; a single point.
  11. Particularly.
  12. first and most important; " his special interest is music"; " she gets special ( or particular) satisfaction from her volunteer work"
  13. separate and distinct from others of the same group or category; " interested in one particular artist"; " a man who wishes to make a particular woman fall in love with him"
  14. providing specific details or circumstances; " a particular description of the room"
  15. separate and distinct from others; " an exception in this particular case"
  16. Relating to a part or portion of anything; concerning a part separated from the whole or from others of the class; separate; sole; single; individual; specific; as, the particular stars of a constellation.
  17. Of or pertaining to a single person, class, or thing; belonging to one only; not general; not common; hence, personal; peculiar; singular.
  18. Separate or distinct by reason of superiority; distinguished; important; noteworthy; unusual; special; as, he brought no particular news; she was the particular belle of the party.
  19. Concerned with, or attentive to, details; minute; circumstantial; precise; as, a full and particular account of an accident; hence, nice; fastidious; as, a man particular in his dress.
  20. Containing a part only; limited; as, a particular estate, or one precedent to an estate in remainder.
  21. Holding a particular estate; as, a particular tenant.
  22. Forming a part of a genus; relatively limited in extension; affirmed or denied of a part of a subject; as, a particular proposition; - opposed to universal: e. g. ( particular affirmative) Some men are wise; ( particular negative) Some men are not wise.
  23. Distinct from others; individual; peculiar or special; exact; minute.
  24. 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.
  25. Pertaining to a single person or thing; special; exact.
  26. Pertaining to a part or item; separate; individual; specific.
  27. Specially noteworthy.
  28. Minute; exact; fastidious.
  29. Pertaining to a single person or thing; single; individual; special; singular; nice in taste; peculiar; precise or exact.
  30. 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.