Definitions of singular

  1. the form of a word that is used to denote a singleton
  2. The singular number, or the number denoting one person or thing; a word in the singular number.
  3. In grammar, the number denoting one person or thing; the form of a word denoting this number; a word in the form of this number.
  4. Singularity.
  5. The singular number, or a word in that number.
  6. The singular number. See Single.
  7. Singularly.
  8. grammatical number category referring to a single item or unit
  9. Separate or apart from others; single; distinct.
  10. Engaged in by only one on a side; single.
  11. Existing by itself; single; individual.
  12. Each; individual; as, to convey several parcels of land, all and singular.
  13. Standing by itself; out of the ordinary course; unusual; uncommon; strange; as, a singular phenomenon.
  14. Distinguished as existing in a very high degree; rarely equaled; eminent; extraordinary; exceptional; as, a man of singular gravity or attainments.
  15. Being alone; belonging to, or being, that of which there is but one; unique.
  16. Denoting one person or thing; as, the singular number; - opposed to dual and plural.
  17. Departing from general usage or expectations; odd; whimsical; - often implying disapproval or consure.
  18. In grammar, denoting one person or thing; alone; uncommon; strange; exceptional; as, a woman of singular charm; peculiar; odd; unique.
  19. Alone: ( gram.) denoting one person or thing: single: not complex or compound: standing alone: rare: unusual: uncommon: extraordinary: strange: odd: ( B.) particular.
  20. Alone; not plural; not compound; rare; strange.
  21. Standing by itself; peculiar; odd; remarkable.
  22. Denoting a unit; single.
  23. Not complex or compound; particular; peculiar; unusual; expressing one person or thing; not common; being alone.
  24. Not complex or compound; expressing only one person or thing; not plural; proper or individual, as a singular term; remarkable; unexampled; rare; unique; uncommon; peculiar; odd; strange.