Part of speech:
Intended for, applying to, or acting on a particular thing:
(Logic) Of an individual thing considered by itself
Without anything further; with nothing more; only
A separate and distinct individual, fact, item, or instance which may be included under a generalization; single case
Concerning a particular person and his or her private business, interests, or activities; intimate:
Called for by rules or conventions; correct:
Of or belonging to oneself or itself:
Arranged for a particular occasion or purpose:
Relating to or directed toward a particular person, group, or purpose:
Readily distinguished or certain:
Single and set apart from others:
Removed or remote from others; solitary:
Preceding all others in time; first:
Not alike; different
Making distinct; distinguishing from others; characteristic
The part of a logarithm to the base 10 that is to the left of the decimal point. For example, if 2.749 is a logarithm, 2 is the characteristic.
Not including the specified extremes or limits, but only the area between them:
Chosen in preference to another or others; picked out, esp. for excellence or some special quality; picked
Alone in kind or class; sole:
(Mathematics) Incapable of being divided without a remainder:
Acting, working, etc. alone without help
Belonging distinctively or primarily to one person, group, or kind; special or unique:
(Grammar) Any of three groups of pronoun forms with corresponding verb inflections that distinguish the speaker (first person), the individual addressed (second person), and the individual or thing spoken of (third person).
The essential qualities distinguishing one person from another; individuality:
Consisting of unconnected distinct parts:
Forthright and unreserved in expression:
Characterized by proficient use of idiomatic expressions:
The totality of all things that exist:
The fact of existence; being.
A being who must eventually die; esp., a human being; person
Any person or thing; anybody or anything [when one is exhausted, it is wise to rest]
Coordinated articles of dress worn as a set or separately in various combinations
A playing card that is the only one of its suit in a hand dealt to a player
A performance by a single singer or instrumentalist.
A means to an end:
A single person, group, or thing, esp. as distinguished from others or as part of a whole
Conforming to a type:
Of the most distinctive:
A dead person; corpse
(--- Chiefly Dial.) A domestic animal, specif. a horse
A member of the primate genus Homo, especially a member of the species Homo sapiens, distinguished from other apes by a large brain and the capacity for speech.
The source of vigor or liveliness
A group of people who have gathered to participate in an activity:
A character in a literary work.
The spirit of a dead person, thought of as separate from the body and leading an existence of its own
The fact or state of continued being; life:
One that exists independently
(Philosophy) Something intelligible or perceptible by the mind.
(Colloquial, often with really) Somebody or something who is superlative in some way.
Separate and distinct from others of the same kind.
separate and distinct from others of the same kind
A partially specified but unnamed person.
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