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Single (IPA: /ˈsɪŋɡəɫ/)


Single (a.)

One only, as distinguished from more than one; consisting of one alone; individual; separate; as, a single star.

Single (a.)

Alone; having no companion.

Single (a.)

Hence, unmarried; as, a single man or woman.

Single (a.)

Not doubled, twisted together, or combined with others; as, a single thread; a single strand of a rope.

Single (a.)

Performed by one person, or one on each side; as, a single combat.

Single (a.)

Uncompounded; pure; unmixed.

Single (a.)

Not deceitful or artful; honest; sincere.

Single (a.)

Simple; not wise; weak; silly.

Single (v. t.)

To select, as an individual person or thing, from among a number; to choose out from others; to separate.

Single (v. t.)

To sequester; to withdraw; to retire.

Single (v. t.)

To take alone, or one by one.

Single (v. i.)

To take the irrregular gait called single-foot;- said of a horse. See Single-foot.

Single (n.)

A unit; one; as, to score a single.

Single (n.)

The reeled filaments of silk, twisted without doubling to give them firmness.

Single (n.)

A handful of gleaned grain.

Single (n.)

A game with but one player on each side; -- usually in the plural.

Single (n.)

A hit by a batter which enables him to reach first base only.

Single

Type of music release usually containing one or two tracks

Single

Scoring a single point in Canadian football on a kick

Single

A one-base hit in baseball

Single

Type of match in tennis, badminton, table tennis, and other sports

Single

Scored when the batsman take one run in cricket

Single Synonyms

Only, Unary, Uninominal, One-man, One-person, Azygous, Singular, Unique, Solitary, Lonesome, Sui Generis, One-woman, Azygos, Lone, One-member, Sole

Single Synonyms

Respective, One-on-one, Idiosyncratic, Individual, Singular, Several, Various, Man-to-man, Separate, Individualist, Individualistic

Single Synonyms

Separate, Unshared, Individual

Single Synonyms

Exclusive, Undivided, Concentrated

Single Synonyms

Uniform, Unvarying

Single Synonyms

Divorced, Unmated, Unwed, Widowed, Unwedded, Mateless, Unmarried

Single Synonyms

Bingle

Single Synonyms

One, 1, Unity, I, Ace

Single Rhymes


Bingel, Bingle, Bringle, Dingel, Dingell, Dingle, Gingell, Hingle, Ingle, Jingle, Klingel, Lingle, Mingle, Pingel, Pringle, Ringel, Ringle, Shingle, Singel, Single, Swingle, Tingle

Commingle, Pettingill

Intermingle

Single (Last Name / Surname)

Single is the #41,886 most common last name / surname from the 2010 United States Census. The census reported that 519 people had that surname.

Spanish Translation

Single in Spanish is Soltero

Tagalog Translation

Single in Tagalog is Isa

Example Sentence (Quote)

" "”when skies are hanged and oceans drowned, the single secret will still be man" - E. E. Cummings

Example Sentence (Quote)

"... greatest single programming language ever designed. (About the Lisp programming language.)" - Alan Kay

Example Sentence (Quote)

".. .for all the gold that is beneath the moon, or that ever was, of these weary souls could not make a single one repose." - Inferno (Dante)

Example Sentence (Quote)

".. .none can truly write his single day, And none can write it for him upon earth." - Alfred, Lord Tennyson

Example Sentence (Quote)

" [From Norbourne Courtenaye]: all great discoveries have been the result of single endeavour." - Ethel Churchill (or The Two Brides)


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