Particularly

  • 1Particularly — Par*tic u*lar*ly, adv. 1. In a particular manner; expressly; with a specific reference or interest; in particular; distinctly. [1913 Webster] 2. In an especial manner; especially; in a high degree; as, a particularly fortunate man; a particularly …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2particularly — It is particularly important to pronounce this as five syllables, and not as if it were spelt par tic u ly …

    Modern English usage

  • 3particularly — I adverb above all, chiefly, distinctly, eminently, especially, expressly, extraordinally, individually, inordinately, mainly, markedly, maxime, notably, observably, peculiarly, praecipue, praesertim, preeminently, primarily, principally,… …

    Law dictionary

  • 4particularly — (adv.) in a special degree, more than others, 1670s, from PARTICULAR (Cf. particular) (adj.) + LY (Cf. ly) (2) …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 5particularly — [adv] specifically decidedly, distinctly, especially, exceptionally, explicitly, expressly, individually, in particular, markedly, notably, outstandingly, peculiarly, principally, singularly, specially, surprisingly, uncommonly, unusually;… …

    New thesaurus

  • 6particularly — ► ADVERB 1) more than is usual; especially or very. 2) in particular; specifically …

    English terms dictionary

  • 7particularly — [pär tik′yə lər lē, pär′tik′yəler΄lē] adv. 1. so as to be particular; in detail 2. especially; unusually; extraordinarily 3. specifically …

    English World dictionary

  • 8particularly — par|tic|u|lar|ly W1S1 [pəˈtıkjuləli US pərˈtıkjulərli] adv 1.) more than usual or more than others = ↑especially ▪ Steve was in a particularly bad mood when he got back. ▪ The restaurant is particularly popular with young people. ▪ We are hoping… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 9particularly — par|tic|u|lar|ly [ pər tıkjələrli ] adverb *** 1. ) very or very much: His remarks were particularly helpful. Was there anything in the movie that you thought worked particularly well? not particularly: Did you have a good time? Not particularly …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 10particularly — [[t]pə(r)tɪ̱kjʊlə(r)li[/t]] ♦♦ 1) ADV: ADV with cl/group You use particularly to indicate that what you are saying applies especially to one thing or situation. Keep your office space looking good, particularly your desk... More local employment… …

    English dictionary

  • 11particularly */*/*/ — UK [pə(r)ˈtɪkjʊlə(r)lɪ] / US [pərˈtɪkjələrlɪ] adverb 1) very, or very much His remarks were particularly helpful. Was there anything in the film that you thought worked particularly well? not particularly: Did you have a good time? Not… …

    English dictionary

  • 12particularly — adverb 1 more than usual or more than others; especially: Steve was in a particularly bad mood when he got back. | The restaurant is particularly popular with young people. | We are hoping to expand our business, particularly in Europe. 2 not… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 13particularly*/*/*/ — [pəˈtɪkjʊləli] adv 1) very, or very much His remarks were particularly helpful.[/ex] ‘Did you have a good time? ‘ Not particularly. [/ex] 2) especially The environment has become a major political issue, particularly in the past decade.[/ex] 3)… …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 14particularly — adv. Particularly is used with these adjectives: ↑adept, ↑advantageous, ↑aggressive, ↑alarming, ↑amenable, ↑amusing, ↑annoying, ↑apparent, ↑appealing, ↑applicable, ↑attractive, ↑ …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 15particularly — adverb 1) the acoustics are particularly good Syn: especially, specially, very, extremely, exceptionally, singularly, peculiarly, unusually, extraordinarily, remarkably, outstandingly, amazingly, incredibly, really, seriously 2) …

    Thesaurus of popular words

  • 16particularly — adverb 1) the acoustics are particularly good Syn: especially, specially, exceptionally, unusually, remarkably, outstandingly, uncommonly, uniquely 2) he particularly asked that I should help you Syn: specifically …

    Synonyms and antonyms dictionary

  • 17particularly — adverb Date: 14th century 1. in a particular manner ; in detail 2. to an unusual degree < a particularly dry summer > 3. in particular ; specifically …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 18particularly — /peuhr tik yeuh leuhr lee, peuh tik /, adv. 1. in a particular or to an exceptional degree; especially: He read it with particularly great interest. 2. in a particular manner; specifically; individually. 3. in detail; minutely. [1350 1400; ME.&#8230; …

    Universalium

  • 19particularly — /pəˈtɪkjələli/ (say puh tikyuhluhlee) adverb 1. in a particular or exceptional degree; especially: he read it with particularly great interest. 2. in a particular manner; specially; individually. 3. in detail; minutely …

    Australian-English dictionary

  • 20particularly — adv. 1 especially, very. 2 specifically (they particularly asked for you). 3 in a particular or fastidious manner …

    Useful english dictionary