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English definition of “single”

single

adjective (NOT MARRIED)    /ˈsɪŋ.ɡl̩/
A2 not married, or not having a romantic relationship with someone: a single woman/man/person He's been single for so long now, I don't think he'll ever marry. The number of single-parent families dependent on the state has risen enormously in recent years.Marital status
(Definition of single adjective (NOT MARRIED) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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