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singular

adjective uk   /ˈsɪŋ.ɡjə.lər/ us    /-lɚ/

singular adjective (GRAMMAR)

A2 language of or relating to the form of a word used when talking or writing about one thing: a singular ending/form/noun/verb The word "woman" is singular.
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singular adjective (NOTICEABLE)

[before noun] formal of an unusual quality or standard; noticeable: It was a building of singular grace and beauty. He showed a singular lack of skill in painting.

singular adjective (STRANGE)

formal unusual or strange; not ordinary

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Translations of “singular”
in Korean 단수의…
in Arabic مُفرَد…
in French singulier…
in Turkish tekil, eşsiz, görülmemiş…
in Italian singolare…
in Chinese (Traditional) 文法, 單數(的)…
in Russian единственное (число), исключительный…
in Polish pojedynczy, wyjątkowy…
in Spanish singular…
in Portuguese singular…
in German der Singular, singularisch…
in Catalan singular…
in Japanese 単数形の, 単数の…
in Chinese (Simplified) 语法, 单数(的)…
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