singularly
adverb see singular I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Singularly — Sin gu*lar*ly, adv. 1. In a singular manner; in a manner, or to a degree, not common to others; extraordinarily; as, to be singularly exact in one s statements; singularly considerate of others. Singularly handsome. Milman. [1913 Webster] 2.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • singularly — index particularly Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • singularly — sin|gu|lar|ly [ˈsıŋgjuləli US lərli] adv formal in a way that is very noticeable or unusual ▪ a singularly foolish plan ▪ He has singularly failed to live up to his promises …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • singularly — adverb formal 1 very noticeably: a singularly beautiful woman | a singularly unsuccessful attempt to gain publicity 2 old fashioned in an unusual way; strangely …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • singularly — adverb a) In a singular manner. b) Strangely; oddly; as, to behave singularly …   Wiktionary

  • singularly — adv. Singularly is used with these adjectives: ↑inappropriate, ↑lacking …   Collocations dictionary

  • singularly — sin|gu|lar|ly [ sıŋgjələrli ] adverb in a noticeable way: The committee is singularly unimpressed with the originality of your research …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • singularly — UK [ˈsɪŋɡjʊlə(r)lɪ] / US [ˈsɪŋɡjələrlɪ] adverb in a noticeable way The committee is singularly impressed at the originality of your research …   English dictionary

  • singularly — singular ► ADJECTIVE 1) exceptionally good or great; remarkable. 2) single; unique. 3) Grammar (of a word or form) denoting or referring to just one person or thing. 4) strange or eccentric. ► NOUN Grammar ▪ the singular form of a word.… …   English terms dictionary

  • singularly — adverb in a singular manner or to a singular degree (Freq. 1) Lord T. was considered singularly licentious even for the courts of Russia and Portugal; he acquired three wives and fourteen children during his Portuguese embassy alone • Derived… …   Useful english dictionary

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