particularity

  • 1 Particularity — Par*tic u*lar i*ty, n.; pl. {Particularities}. [Cf. F. particularit[ e].] 1. The state or quality of being particular; distinctiveness; circumstantiality; minuteness in detail. [1913 Webster] 2. That which is particular; as: (a) Peculiar quality; …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 particularity — I noun care, carefulness, characteristic, characteristic quality, circumstantiality, conscientiousness, criticalness, detail, discriminatingness, discrimination, distinctive feature, exactingness, exactitude, exactness, fastidiousness, feature,… …

    Law dictionary

  • 3 particularity — [pär tik′yo͞o lar′ə tē] n. pl. particularities [MFr particularité < LL particularitas] 1. the state, quality, or fact of being particular; specif., a) individuality, as opposed to generality or universality b) the quality of being detailed, as …

    English World dictionary

  • 4 particularity — [[t]pə(r)tɪ̱kjʊlæ̱rɪti[/t]] particularities 1) N UNCOUNT: also N in pl The particularity of something is its quality of being different from other things. The particularities of something are the features that make it different. [FORMAL] What is… …

    English dictionary

  • 5 particularity — UK [pə(r)ˌtɪkjʊˈlærətɪ] / US [pərˌtɪkjəˈlerətɪ] noun Word forms particularity : singular particularity plural particularities formal 1) [uncountable] great attention to detail 2) [countable] a specific detail …

    English dictionary

  • 6 particularity — The view of the Bible that God chose a historical people (Israel) and (in the NT) finally one historical person by whom to effect his purpose. The phrase ‘the scandal (stumbling block) of particularity’ has been used by modern theologians for the …

    Dictionary of the Bible

  • 7 particularity — par|tic|u|lar|i|ty [pəˌtıkjuˈlærıti US pər ] n plural particularities formal 1.) [U] a quality that makes something different from all others ▪ the particularity of her style of writing 2.) [U] the quality of being exact and paying attention to… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 8 particularity — ypatingumas statusas T sritis švietimas apibrėžtis Psichinio ar pedagoginio objekto savybė, žyminti jo savitumą, atskirumą, originalumą. Pvz., heuristinis mokymo metodas ypatingas tuo, kad heuristiniu mąstymu, kurį jis plėtoja, įgytos naujos… …

    Enciklopedinis edukologijos žodynas

  • 9 particularity — noun (plural ties) Date: 1528 1. a. a minute detail ; particular b. an individual characteristic ; peculiarity; also singularity 2. the quality or state of being particular as distinguished from universal 3 …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 10 particularity — /peuhr tik yeuh lar i tee, peuh tik /, n., pl. particularities. 1. the quality or state of being particular. 2. detailed, minute, or circumstantial character, as of description or statement. 3. attention to details; special care. 4.… …

    Universalium

  • 11 particularity — noun a) The condition of being particular; attention to detail; fastidiousness b) A particular thing; a peculiarity …

    Wiktionary

  • 12 particularity — Synonyms and related words: accuracy, aroma, attention to detail, attribute, badge, brand, cachet, cast, censoriousness, character, characteristic, choosiness, circumstantiality, combination, configuration, conscientiousness, correctness,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 13 particularity — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun The quality of being individual: discreteness, distinctiveness, individuality, separateness, singularity. See INCLUDE …

    English dictionary for students

  • 14 particularity — par|tic|u|lar|i|ty [ pər,tıkjə lerəti ] noun FORMAL 1. ) uncount great attention to detail 2. ) count a specific detail …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 15 particularity — n. unity; strangeness; strictness; meticulousnesspar·tic·u·lar·i·ty || pÉ™r tɪkjÉ™ lærÉ™tɪ /pÉ™ tɪkjÊŠ l …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 16 particularity — noun (plural particularities) 1》 the quality of being individual. 2》 fullness or minuteness of detail.     ↘(particularities) small details. 3》 Christian Theology the doctrine of God s incarnation as Jesus as a particular person at a particular… …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 17 particularity — n. 1. Exactness, preciseness, precision. 2. Singleness, individuality. 3. Detail, item, particular, special point, minute circumstance. 4. Peculiarity, singularity, characteristic …

    New dictionary of synonyms

  • 18 particularity — noun formal 1 (U) the quality of being exact and paying attention to details 2 (C) a detail …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 19 particularity — n 1. individuality, distinctness, sep arateness, difference, definiteness, distinction, originality, uniqueness. 2. carefulness, attention to details, criticalness; fastidiousness, fussiness, finickiness, finicalness, meticu lousness; pickiness,… …

    A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • 20 particularity — par·tic·u·lar·i·ty …

    English syllables