Definition Of particular


a detail.

he is wrong in every particular

an individual item, as contrasted with a universal quality.

In Chapter 19, I examine various accounts of the first of these distinctions and raise the question of whether we really need to include both universals and particulars in our ontology.

especially great or intense.

when handling or checking cash the cashier should exercise particular care

insisting that something should be correct or suitable in every detail; fastidious.

she is very particular about cleanliness

used to single out an individual member of a specified group or class.

the action seems to discriminate against a particular group of companies

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Example Of particular

  • a particular group asked us for advice

  • A strict disciplinarian, he is particular about his health and is into yoga and meditation.

  • Almost every family in this village has one or more of its members working in this particular business sector.

  • Anil is very particular about meeting business heads to have an overall view of the businesses and new projects.

  • As the holding is in an urban environment, particular care is taken with effluent control.

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