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Synonyms for personal
ˈpɜr sə nlper·son·al

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. personaladjective

    a short newspaper article about a particular person or group

    objective, nonpersonal, impersonal, mental, nonsubjective

  2. personaladjective

    concerning or affecting a particular person or his or her private life and personality

    "a personal favor"; "for your personal use"; "personal papers"; "I have something personal to tell you"; "a personal God"; "he has his personal bank account and she has hers"

    mental, objective, impersonal, nonpersonal, nonsubjective

  3. personaladjective

    particular to a given individual

    nonpersonal, nonsubjective, mental, impersonal, objective

  4. personaladjective

    of or arising from personality

    "personal magnetism"

    objective, nonpersonal, mental, nonsubjective, impersonal

  5. personaladjective

    intimately concerning a person's body or physical being

    "personal hygiene"

    impersonal, objective, mental, nonsubjective, nonpersonal

  6. personaladjective

    indicating grammatical person

    "personal verb endings"

    impersonal, nonsubjective, objective, nonpersonal, mental

Editors Contribution

  1. non-business

    in work settings, anything that's not business related is personal.

    this email does not relate to the business, it's personal.

    Submitted by rinat on September 10, 2019  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. personaladjective

    individual, private, special

  2. personaladjective

    corporal, exterior, physical, material

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How to use personal in a sentence?

  1. Pete Buttigieg:

    I don't need lessons from you on courage, political or personal.

  2. Jerry Colangelo:

    In my case it was personal... so much more difficult for me and family.

  3. Broti Gupta:

    I told them just my own personal code of ethics, which is that if there is space for education instead of punitive measures, then I believe in education.

  4. Daria Kaleniuk:

    Lutsenko turned the office into President Poroshenko personal PR office and political platform.

  5. Jessica Alba:

    You can be a great person at work, but you're only bringing half of yourself there if you're not also thriving in The Honest Life, and so there's an emphasis around that, knowing that your personal life is just as important as your professional life, and I'm really proud of that.

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