Bedeutung von “particular” — Learner’s Dictionary


adjective us uk /pəˈtɪkjələr/
Extra Examples
Can you remember the answer he gave to that particular question?This particular section of the building is older than the rest.I'd recommend this particular book.He had no particular reason for being there.The weather was very bad in that particular part of the country.
ONE PERSON/THING [ always before noun ]

B2 used to talk about one thing or person and not others:

Is there any particular restaurant you'd like to go to?
"Why did you ask?" "No particular reason."
I can't remember what he said on that particular occasion.
SPECIAL [ always before noun ]

B2 special:

"Was anything important said at the meeting?" "Nothing of particular interest."
NOT EASILY SATISFIED [ never before noun ]

choosing things carefully and not easily satisfied:

Teenagers are very particular about the clothes they'll wear.
in particular

B1 especially:

For Hilary in particular it was interesting.
Are you looking for anything in particular?

(Definition von “particular” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)