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Synonyms for individual
ˌɪn dəˈvɪdʒ u əlin·di·vid·u·al

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  1. individualadjective

    single, personal, selfstanding

    collective, joint, shared, group

  2. individualadjective

    Relating to a single person or thing as opposed to more than one.

    As we can't print them all together, the individual pages will have to be printed one by one.

    selfstanding, single, personal

    group, collective, joint, shared

  3. individualadjective

    Intended for a single person as opposed to more than one person.

    individual personal pension; individual cream cakes

    single, selfstanding, personal

    collective, group, shared, joint

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. individual

    personal, specific, peculiar, indivisible, identical, singular, idiosyncratic, special, single, separate, particular

    general, common, collective, plural

Princeton's WordNet

  1. person, individual, someone, somebody, mortal, soulnoun

    a human being

    "there was too much for one person to do"

    somebody, person, someone, psyche, mortal, soulfulness, soul

    common, dependent, public, impersonal, communal, shared

  2. individualadjective

    a single organism

    soul, mortal, somebody, person, someone

    dependent, impersonal, communal, common, shared, public

  3. individual, singleadjective

    being or characteristic of a single thing or person

    "individual drops of rain"; "please mark the individual pages"; "they went their individual ways"

    individual(a), unmarried, private, item-by-item, single, exclusive, case-by-case, single(a), undivided

    dependent, shared, impersonal, common, public, communal

  4. individual, case-by-case, item-by-itemadjective

    separate and distinct from others of the same kind

    "mark the individual pages"; "on a case-by-case basis"

    private, item-by-item, individual(a), single(a), single, case-by-case

    common, public, shared, dependent, impersonal, communal

  5. individual, single(a)adjective

    characteristic of or meant for a single person or thing

    "an individual serving"; "single occupancy"; "a single bed"

    shared, communal, dependent, common, impersonal, public

  6. individual(a), privateadjective

    concerning one person exclusively

    "we all have individual cars"; "each room has a private bath"

    dependent, shared, communal, common, public, impersonal

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. individualadjective

    particular, special, separate, single, one

  2. individualnoun

    person, personage, character, being, somebody, some one

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How to use individual in a sentence?

  1. Shaun Browne:

    They often don't have the patience or passion that is really required, often these things are one individual who is just totally determined and passionate about their product and sees it through.

  2. Indian Prime Minister Modi:

    India mourns the loss of a great scientist, a wonderful President above all an inspiring individual. RIP Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam.

  3. Douglas Holtz-Eakin:

    I don’t think you can get the individual side of the tax code done next year.

  4. Vinai Venkatesham:

    With Mikel we have got a number of things, you’ve got an individual who has extraordinary experience in the Premier League across his time at Arsenal, Everton, Manchester City and then back at Arsenal.

  5. Amy Johnson:

    I'm not going to knock on their door and tell their wife or their husband they have a sexually transmitted infection, it's important for people on the individual level to know it's about community health.

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