Singular vs Eccentricwhimsical - What's the difference?
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Singular is a related term of eccentricwhimsical.
Being only one of a larger population.
Being the only one of the kind; unique.
- A singular experiment cannot be regarded as scientific proof of the existence of a phenomenon.
- She has a singular personality.
- These busts of the emperors and empresses are all very scarce, and some of them almost singular in their kind.
- And God forbid that all a company / Should rue a singular man's folly.
Distinguished by superiority; eminent; extraordinary; exceptional.
- (Francis Bacon)
Out of the ordinary; curious.
- a man of singular gravity or attainments
- It was very singular ; I don't know why he did it.
- So singular a sadness / Must have a cause as strange as the effect.
(grammar) Referring to only one thing or person.
(linear algebra, of matrix) Having no inverse.
(linear algebra, of transformation) Having the property that the matrix of coefficients of the new variables has a determinant equal to zero.
(set theory, of a cardinal number) Not equal to its own .
(legal) Each; individual.
- His zeal / None seconded, as out of season judged, / Or singular and rash.
(obsolete) Engaged in by only one on a side; single.
- to convey several parcels of land, all and singular
- to try the matter thus together in a singular combat
* (being only one) individual
* (being the only one of a kind) unique
* (distinguished by superiority) exceptional, extraordinary, remarkable
* (being out of the ordinary) curious, eccentric, funny, odd, peculiar, strange, rum, rummy, unusual
* invertible, non-singular
(grammar) A form of a word that refers to only one person or thing.
Not English Eccentricwhimsical has no English definition. It may be misspelled.