particularize

  • 1 Particularize — Par*tic u*lar*ize, v. i. To mention or attend to particulars; to give minute details; to be circumstantial; as, to particularize in a narrative. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 particularize — index delineate, depict, describe, designate, detail (particularize), differentiate, distinguish, itemize …

    Law dictionary

  • 3 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… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 particularize — (Amer.) v. specify; be meticulous about details (also particularise)par tic·u·lar·ize || pÉ™r tɪkjÉ™lÉ™raɪz /pÉ™ tɪkjÊŠ …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 5 particularize — [pärtik′yə lər īz΄] vt. particularized, particularizing [MFr particulariser] to state or name individually or in detail; itemize vi. to give particulars or details particularization n …

    English World dictionary

  • 6 particularize — verb /pəˈtɪkjʊləɹʌɪz/ a) To make particular, as opposed to general; to restrict to a specific or individual case, class etc.; to single out. I have disposed of them as I could, and will descend to particularize them according to their species. b) …

    Wiktionary

  • 7 particularize — UK [pə(r)ˈtɪkjʊləraɪz] / US [pərˈtɪkjələˌraɪz] verb [transitive] Word forms particularize : present tense I/you/we/they particularize he/she/it particularizes present participle particularizing past tense particularized past participle… …

    English dictionary

  • 8 particularize — [[t]pə(r)tɪ̱kjʊləraɪz[/t]] particularizes, particularizing, particularized VERB If you particularize something that you have been talking about in a general way, you give details or specific examples of it. [FORMAL] [V n] Mr Johnson… …

    English dictionary

  • 9 particularize — verb ( ized; izing) Date: 1593 transitive verb to state in detail ; specify intransitive verb to go into details …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 10 particularize — particularization, n. particularizer, n. /peuhr tik yeuh leuh ruyz , peuh tik /, v., particularized, particularizing. v.t. 1. to make particular. 2. to mention or indicate specifically; specify. 3. to state or treat in detail. v.i. 4. to speak or …

    Universalium

  • 11 particularize — Synonyms and related words: adduce, amplify, analyze, anatomize, atomize, be precise, call to mind, change, chop logic, circumstantiate, cite, cite a particular, demonstrate, descant, descend to particulars, desynonymize, detail, develop,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 12 particularize — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. specify, itemize, mention particularly, detail. See description. II (Roget s IV) v. Syn. itemize, enumerate, specify; see file 1 , list 1 , record 1 . III (Roget s Thesaurus II) verb To make specific …

    English dictionary for students

  • 13 particularize — par|tic|u|lar|ize also particularise BrE [pəˈtıkjuləraız US pər ] v [I and T] formal to give the details of something = ↑itemize …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 14 particularize — par|tic|u|lar|ize [ pər tıkjələ,raız ] verb transitive FORMAL to provide specific details or instances of something …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 15 particularize — or particularise verb formal treat individually or in detail. Derivatives particularization noun …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 16 particularize — I. v. a. Specify, mention in detail, set forth minutely. II. v. n. Be particular, descend to particulars, mention particulars …

    New dictionary of synonyms

  • 17 particularize — also ise BrE verb (I, T) formal to give the details of something; itemize particularization noun (U) …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 18 particularize — verb the indictment particularized several incidents Syn: specify, detail, itemize, list, enumerate, spell out, cite, stipulate, instance …

    Thesaurus of popular words

  • 19 particularize — v 1. individualize, make distinct, make unique, make original; separate, differentiate. 2. specify, spell out, delineate; relate, recount, narrate, set forth; describe, depict, portray, mention; cite, note, mark, point out, designate, indicate;… …

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  • 20 particularize — par·tic·u·lar·ize …

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