singular

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Такође погледајте: Singular, singulár, и singulär

English[уреди]

Alternative forms[уреди]

  • (abbreviation): sg.

Etymology[уреди]

From Средњи Енглески singuler, from Стари Француски [Терм?], from Латински singularis (alone of its kind), from Латински singulus (single).

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Adjective[уреди]

singular (comparative more singular, superlative most singular)

  1. Being only one of a larger population.
    A singular experiment cannot be regarded as scientific proof of the existence of a phenomenon.
  2. Being the only one of the kind; unique.
    She has a singular personality.
    • Addison
      These busts of the emperors and empresses are all very scarce, and some of them almost singular in their kind.
    • Chaucer
      And God forbid that all a company / Should rue a singular man's folly.
    (Можете ли пронађите и додајте цитат од Francis Bacon на овај унос?)
  3. Distinguished by superiority; eminent; extraordinary; exceptional.
    a man of singular gravity or attainments
  4. Out of the ordinary; curious.
    It was very singular; I don't know why he did it.
    • Denham
      So singular a sadness / Must have a cause as strange as the effect.
    • Milton
      His zeal / None seconded, as out of season judged, / Or singular and rash.
  5. (grammar) Referring to only one thing or person.
  6. (linear algebra, of matrix) Having no inverse.
  7. (linear algebra, of transformation) Having the property that the matrix of coefficients of the new variables has a determinant equal to zero.
  8. (set theory, of a cardinal number) Not equal to its own cofinality.
  9. (law) Each; individual.
    to convey several parcels of land, all and singular
  10. (obsolete) Engaged in by only one on a side; single.
    • Holinshed
      to try the matter thus together in a singular combat

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Именица[уреди]

singular (plural singulars)

  1. (grammar) A form of a word that refers to only one person or thing.

Antonyms[уреди]

  • (grammar: form of a word that refers to only one thing): plural

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Catalan[уреди]

Etymology[уреди]

Borrowed from Латински singulāris.

Adjective[уреди]

singular (masculine and feminine plural singulars)

  1. singular

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Galician[уреди]

Etymology[уреди]

Borrowed from Латински singulāris.

Adjective[уреди]

singular m, f (plural singulares)

  1. singular

Portuguese[уреди]

Adjective[уреди]

singular

  1. singular (being the only one of a kind)
  2. (grammar) singular (referring to only one thing)

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Noun[уреди]

singular m (plural singulares)

  1. (grammar) singular (form of a word that refers to only one thing)

Serbo-Croatian[уреди]

Noun[уреди]

sȉngulār m (Ћирилица правопис си̏нгула̄р)

  1. singular

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Spanish[уреди]

Etymology[уреди]

Borrowed from Латински singulāris.

Adjective[уреди]

singular (plural singulares)

  1. singular
  2. odd, peculiar

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Noun[уреди]

singular m (plural singulares)

  1. singular