particularise
Particularize Par*tic"u*lar*ize, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Particularized}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Particularizing}.] [Cf. F. particulariser.] To give as a particular, or as the particulars; to mention particularly; to give the particulars of; to enumerate or specify in detail. [Also spelled {particularise}.] [1913 Webster]

He not only boasts of his parentage as an Israelite, but particularizes his descent from Benjamin. --Atterbury. [1913 Webster]


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  • particularise — v. t. Same as {particularize}. [Chiefly Brit.] [PJC] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • particularisé — particularisé, ée (par ti ku la ri zé, zée) part. passé de particulariser. •   Ce second avis, qui me parut plus particularisé que l autre, me tira de mon assoupissement, RETZ Mém. t. III, liv. IV, p. 83, dans POUGENS …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • particularise — (Brit.) v. specify; be meticulous about details (also particularize) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • particularisé — Particularisé, [particularis]ée. part …   Dictionnaire de l'Académie française

  • particularise — British variant of particularize …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • particularise — UK [pə(r)ˈtɪkjʊləraɪz] / US [pərˈtɪkjələˌraɪz] particularize …   English dictionary

  • particularise — [c]/pəˈtɪkjələraɪz/ (say puh tikyuhluhruyz) verb (particularised, particularising) –verb (t) 1. to make particular (rather than general). 2. to mention or indicate particularly. 3. to state or treat in detail. –verb (i) 4. to speak or treat… …   Australian English dictionary

  • particularise — verb be specific about Could you please specify your criticism of my paper? • Syn: ↑specify, ↑particularize, ↑specialize, ↑specialise • Ant: ↑generalize (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • particularises — particularise (Brit.) v. specify; be meticulous about details (also particularize) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • particularising — particularise (Brit.) v. specify; be meticulous about details (also particularize) …   English contemporary dictionary

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