Particular Synonyms and Antonyms

pər-tĭk'yə-lər, pə-tĭk'-

Category:

Part of speech:

Synonyms for Particular

(Informal) Overly fastidious or exacting; fussy
19
4
An individually considered portion of a whole
13
5
(Chiefly US, not comparable) Having the authority or capability to make a selection.
11
4
Separate and distinct; not attached to others; unrelated
7
2
Fastidious or finicky:
10
6
Having a digestive system that is easily upset; easily nauseated; queasy
9
5
(Logic) Of an individual thing considered by itself
4
0
Advertisement
Strictly distinguished from others; very:
3
0
Accurately or thoroughly done or made; painstaking
3
0
Of, characterized by, or attentive to tiny details; exact; precise
2
0
Full or complete in detail
2
0
Able to make or see fine distinctions; discerning
2
0
Worthy of being remarked or noticed; noticeable; conspicuous; hence, uncommon; extraordinary.
2
0
Excessively particular, demanding, or fussy about details, especially about tidiness and cleanliness.
1
0
Advertisement
Too particular or exacting; overly dainty or fastidious; fussy
1
0
Fastidious
1
0
The definition of fussy is a person demanding attention, complaining a lot or worrying about nothing.
1
0
Having a pleasant or attractive appearance:
1
0
Making severe demands; rigorous:
1
0
The definition of demanding is requires a lot of effort, skill or attention.
1
0
The definition of critical is something that is crucial, judged, analyzed, at a turning point or on the verge of a crisis.
1
0
Advertisement
(Archaic) Timid, fearful, overly cautious.
1
0
1
0
The definition of choosy is to be very selective about things.
1
0
Too particular or precise; fastidious; fussy
1
0
(Not comparable) Occasional; infrequent.
1
0
A short article in a newspaper.
1
0
Advertisement
Occurring or existing as something indefinite, as in time or position:
1
0
Alone in kind or class; sole:
1
0
Without others; single; only
1
0
Of, relating to, or appropriate for rapid travel:
1
0
The definition of set is something that is fixed or routine, firmly established or that is unlikely to change.
1
0
Exhibiting great detail:
1
0
Being at the peak of development or maturity:
1
0
Advertisement
Done or proceeding through to the end; omitting nothing; complete
1
0
Any of the words belonging to this part of speech. In English, the indefinite articles are a and an and the definite article is the.
1
0
A part of a set or configuration, as a side of a triangle or a number in a matrix
1
0
Any additional details, conditions, etc. regarded as obscure or, often, deliberately obscure
1
0
Something meaningful or relevant only to a specialist:
1
0
(Root cause analysis) Influence; a phenomenon that affects the nature, the magnitude, and/or the timing of a consequence.
1
0
The definition of captious is a statement made for the purpose of creating an argument, or fond of finding the mistakes of others.
1
0
Being a feature that helps to distinguish a person or thing; distinctive:
1
0
(Botany) Of a fixed number usually less than 20, as certain floral organs, especially stamens.
1
0
Relating to or directed toward a particular person, group, or purpose:
1
0
Distinguished from others by special characteristics; of a unique or striking character
1
0
Relating to an individual, his character, conduct, motives, or private affairs, in an invidious and offensive manner; as, personal reflections or remarks.
1
0
Having individual opponents; involving two individuals only:
1
0
Acting, working, etc. alone without help
1
0
The definition of strict is precise and always following and enforcing the rules.
1
0
An event; a fact; a particular incident.
1
0
An individually considered portion of a whole
1
0
An individually considered portion of a whole
1
0
A person of distinction; famous or well-known person
1
0
A noteworthy person.
1
0
Attention to or concern with detail; fastidiousness:
1
0
A privilege or property that is exclusively one's own.
1
0
A special spinal board used by EMS staff that divides laterally to literally scoop up patients.
1
0
(logic) a proposition that asserts something about some (but not all) members of a class
1
0
A reduction in consumer cost (usually for a limited time) for items or services rendered.
3
3
The property of being scrupulous.
2
2
An offprint of an article.
2
2
Specific is someone or something that is specially suited for a purpose or need.
2
2
An individually considered portion of a whole
2
2
A thing without a like; something unequalled or unparallelled.
2
2
An individually considered portion of a whole
2
2
Different from one another (with the preferable adposition being "from").
1
1
Suitable for a particular person, condition, occasion, or place; fitting.
1
1
Information about a particular subject, especially actual conditions and/or circumstances.
1
1
The definition of a specification is a precise requirement, or a detailed description of workmanship, materials or processes.
1
1
Making distinct; distinguishing from others; characteristic
1
1
An individually considered portion of a whole
1
1
Marked by careful attention to detail
0
0
The definition of a point is a sharp end or part of an argument.
0
0

Antonyms for Particular

Not precise or exact; containing some error or uncertainty.
8
2
3
2
The definition of indiscriminate is something random or without careful choice.
1
0
Lacking standards of selection; acting without careful judgment; indiscriminate:
1
0
Characteristic of or befitting a slattern.
1
0
Imperfectly conforming; exceeding or falling short in some respect.
1
0
Uncertain; undecided:
1
0
Alternative spelling of easygoing.
1
0
finicky
1
0
Not particularly good or bad, large or small, right or wrong, etc.; fair, average, etc.
1
0
Not important; insignificant or petty.
1
0
Not distinguished by superior or noteworthy characteristics; average:
1
0
Commonly encountered; usual:
1
0
The definition of usual is something common or regularly used.
1
0
The state or quality of being general.
1
0
(Philosophy) A characteristic or property that particular things have in common.
1
0
Being usually the case; true or applicable in most instances but not all:
1
1

Words Related to Particular

Deviating only slightly or within acceptable limits.
1
0
(Countable) Something small enough to escape casual notice.
1
0
Being or related to a distinct entity
1
0
(Obsolete) Accepted.
1
0
(US) The dividing line formed by combing the hair in different directions. syn. transl.
1
0
(Chemistry) A functional entity consisting of certain atoms whose presence provides a certain property to a molecule, such as the methyl group.
1
0
Real Madrid, a football club from Madrid.
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0

Synonym Study

  • Squeamish suggests such extreme sensitiveness to what is unpleasant, or such prudishness, as to result in disgust or nausea not too squeamish in his business dealings
  • Nice suggests fine or subtle discriminative powers, esp. in intellectual matters a nice distinction in definition
  • Dainty , in this comparison, suggests delicate taste and implies a tendency to reject that which does not fully accord with one's refined sensibilities a dainty appetite
  • Fastidious implies adherence to such high standards as to be disdainfully critical of even minor nonconformities a fastidious taste in literature
  • Particular implies dissatisfaction with anything that fails to conform in detail with one's standards particular in one's choice of friends
Find another word for particular. In this page you can discover 114 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for particular, like: picky, exceptional, selective, imprecise, discrete, dainty, squeamish, singular, precise, careful and minute.