a base hit on which the batter stops safely at first base
sixfold, denary, five-fold, dual, sevenfold, quadruplex, multiplex, triple, triune, double, septuple, duple, multiple, treble, quadruplicate, two-fold, nine-fold, distributed, nonuple, three-fold, quadruple, quaternate, fourfold, bigeminal, eightfold, multiform, ninefold, binary, aggregate, threefold, seven-fold, quintuple, four-fold, ternary, sextuple, shared, six-fold, eight-fold, tenfold, twofold, fivefold, ten-fold, octuple, doubled, manifold, triplex, quaternary, duplex
one, 1, I, ace, single, unity(adj)
the smallest whole number or a numeral representing this number
"he has the one but will need a two and three to go with it"; "they had lunch at one"
virtuoso, star, angiotensin-converting enzyme, bingle, champion, superstar, unity, mavin, wholeness, maven, ace, oneness, one, sensation, genius, integrity, hotshot, wiz, whiz, atomic number 53, iodin, adept, wizard, angiotensin converting enzyme, iodine, whizz
two-fold, treble, six-fold, fivefold, quaternary, doubled, sevenfold, fourfold, double, four-fold, multiplex, twofold, distributed, triplex, aggregate, bigeminal, nonuple, ninefold, threefold, septuple, three-fold, multiple, eight-fold, dual, ternary, ten-fold, quintuple, five-fold, quadruplicate, nine-fold, octuple, duplex, triune, manifold, quadruple, quadruplex, triple, tenfold, duple, shared, seven-fold, denary, quaternate, binary, multiform, sextuple, eightfold, sixfold
being or characteristic of a single thing or person
"individual drops of rain"; "please mark the individual pages"; "they went their individual ways"
triple, double, triune, three-fold, quadruple, ninefold, nine-fold, sixfold, duplex, fourfold, manifold, threefold, bigeminal, dual, sevenfold, treble, ternary, eightfold, aggregate, fivefold, sextuple, twofold, quaternate, multiple, distributed, quintuple, quadruplicate, eight-fold, two-fold, quaternary, duple, septuple, binary, denary, four-fold, quadruplex, nonuple, seven-fold, tenfold, ten-fold, multiplex, shared, doubled, triplex, multiform, six-fold, octuple, five-fold
used of flowers having usually only one row or whorl of petals
"single chrysanthemums resemble daisies and may have more than one row of petals"
double, dual, doubled, triple, nine-fold, octuple, threefold, quadruple, quintuple, two-fold, sextuple, duplex, septuple, ternary, ten-fold, six-fold, treble, duple, four-fold, triune, denary, multiplex, quadruplex, twofold, quaternate, three-fold, fivefold, bigeminal, distributed, nonuple, multiform, eight-fold, eightfold, five-fold, aggregate, seven-fold, fourfold, quaternary, multiple, sixfold, ninefold, sevenfold, tenfold, manifold, binary, quadruplicate, triplex, shared
existing alone or consisting of one entity or part or aspect or individual
"upon the hill stood a single tower"; "had but a single thought which was to escape"; "a single survivor"; "a single serving"; "a single lens"; "a single thickness"
tenfold, treble, nine-fold, two-fold, four-fold, ninefold, multiplex, duplex, aggregate, quaternary, eightfold, octuple, septuple, multiple, distributed, duple, dual, shared, quaternate, binary, sevenfold, twofold, quintuple, quadruple, three-fold, nonuple, double, threefold, bigeminal, ternary, triple, fivefold, doubled, fourfold, five-fold, triune, eight-fold, denary, quadruplicate, seven-fold, manifold, sextuple, sixfold, ten-fold, six-fold, quadruplex, multiform, triplex
not married or related to the unmarried state
"unmarried men and women"; "unmarried life"; "sex and the single girl"; "single parenthood"; "are you married or single?"
aggregate, treble, multiplex, fivefold, six-fold, multiform, duple, dual, fourfold, triple, ninefold, three-fold, seven-fold, manifold, ten-fold, bigeminal, four-fold, two-fold, sixfold, quadruplicate, threefold, double, quaternary, tenfold, five-fold, binary, duplex, triune, denary, eight-fold, quintuple, doubled, shared, quadruple, twofold, distributed, sextuple, nonuple, sevenfold, nine-fold, ternary, octuple, septuple, quaternate, multiple, eightfold, triplex, quadruplex
characteristic of or meant for a single person or thing
"an individual serving"; "single occupancy"; "a single bed"
shared, ternary, dual, quadruplicate, twofold, bigeminal, treble, triple, tenfold, sixfold, triplex, threefold, octuple, multiplex, manifold, septuple, doubled, distributed, denary, eightfold, triune, eight-fold, three-fold, ten-fold, sextuple, seven-fold, fourfold, fivefold, multiform, two-fold, five-fold, quadruple, quintuple, double, sevenfold, quaternary, duple, four-fold, six-fold, aggregate, multiple, quaternate, nine-fold, ninefold, nonuple, binary, duplex, quadruplex
having uniform application
"a single legal code for all"
dual, eight-fold, shared, quadruple, four-fold, ternary, doubled, manifold, treble, tenfold, aggregate, sextuple, two-fold, multiform, triple, multiplex, triplex, duple, threefold, seven-fold, quadruplicate, fivefold, septuple, sixfold, fourfold, quintuple, nonuple, double, three-fold, triune, quaternary, multiple, ten-fold, quaternate, binary, sevenfold, five-fold, duplex, denary, bigeminal, twofold, six-fold, octuple, nine-fold, ninefold, distributed, quadruplex, eightfold
single(a), undivided, exclusive(verb)
not divided among or brought to bear on more than one object or objective
"judging a contest with a single eye"; "a single devotion to duty"; "undivided affection"; "gained their exclusive attention"
septuple, quaternary, threefold, dual, triune, fivefold, double, manifold, quadruple, denary, duplex, two-fold, eight-fold, three-fold, doubled, treble, fourfold, bigeminal, twofold, quaternate, triple, aggregate, ternary, multiform, six-fold, duple, multiplex, sevenfold, ten-fold, quintuple, four-fold, five-fold, quadruplicate, triplex, octuple, quadruplex, ninefold, binary, distributed, seven-fold, sixfold, multiple, eightfold, sextuple, nine-fold, shared, nonuple, tenfold
hit a single
"the batter singled to left field"
duplex, double, fivefold, threefold, twofold, quadruple, denary, quaternary, four-fold, binary, multiple, septuple, eight-fold, distributed, multiplex, seven-fold, three-fold, fourfold, aggregate, two-fold, triplex, sextuple, octuple, bigeminal, tenfold, nine-fold, quadruplicate, quintuple, manifold, triple, sixfold, ternary, treble, ninefold, duple, shared, five-fold, dual, six-fold, nonuple, sevenfold, triune, quaternate, doubled, multiform, eightfold, ten-fold, quadruplex
Not accompanied by anything else.
Can you give me a single reason not to leave right now?
Not divided in parts.
The potatoes left the spoon and landed in a single big lump on the plate.
Designed for the use of only one.
a single room
Not married nor dating
Josh put down that he was a single male on the dating website.
Having only one rank or row of petals.
Simple and honest; sincere, without deceit.
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List of paraphrases for "single":
unique, only, sole, alone, internal, unmarried, uniform, unitary, simple, common, one-time, unified, unice, individual, one, isolated, sola, lonely, one-off, same, mere, solo, singleton, joint, lone, unico, unwed, singles, one-size-fits-all, one-stop, single-parent, just, singular, domestic
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How to use single in a sentence?
It sits with you, it shows the reality that black children have to live in every single day.
International news has always been a bit of a conundrum for certain American publications, i think the 20-minute, single-subject format was made for that. Michael Barbaro and Carolyn Ryan can't tell the story of what it means that the Taliban is about to regain power after 20 years in five minutes.
We're not going to find a law to fix every single problem in this country, right. Not every law stops every crime. But what we can do is put more laws in place to ensure things like background checks are happening.
He was the youngest of three boys, and we miss him every single day.
When I turn it on, I have a bunch of friends online and every single one is playing Animal Crossing, i don't think I've seen that on any gaming system before ; everyone on the same game.
Translations for single
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- غير متزوج, أعزب, عزبArabic
- escàpol, simple, single, batada d'una baseCatalan, Valencian
- svobodný, jednotlivý, samotnýCzech
- allein, gemeinsam, unverheiratet, einzig, einzel, vereint, alleinstehend, einzeln, solo, einheitlich, ledig, single, Alleinstehender, Junggesellin, Alleinstehende, Einer, Solomann, Junggeselle, Hagestolz, Solofrau, Jungfrau, SingleauskopplungGerman
- ανύπαντρος, μονόκλινοGreek
- único, soltera, solo, soltero, sencilloSpanish
- یکدونه, تک, مجرد, یکنفرهPersian
- valita, sinkku, poimia, jakamaton, [[yhden]] [[hengen]], yksittäinen, silmätikku, naimaton, yksi, singleFinnish
- célibataire, seul, simpleFrench
- չամուսնացած, ամուրիArmenian
- nubile, single, solo, singolo, celibeItalian
- 独身, 独り, 未婚, シングル, 単打Japanese
- 싱글, 하나의Korean
- تاک دۆلاریKurdish
- onbestuetLuxembourgish, Letzeburgesch
- singel, singelplate, singleNorwegian
- alleenstaand, vrijgezelDutch
- singelplate, single, singelNorwegian Nynorsk
- solitário, solteiro, particular, unitário, inteiro, único, single, solteiraPortuguese
- necăsătorit, întreg, singular, singur, nedivizat, individual, unit, separat, celibatar, unitarRomanian
- незамужняя, единственный, для одного, одинокий, одна, одинарный, неженатый, целый, холостой, единый, один, холостяк, незамужняя женщина, одиночка, синглRussian
- sam, neoženjen, singl, синглSerbo-Croatian
- enkel, enstaka, ensamstående, enda, enhetlig, ogift, odelad, singelSwedish
- độc thânVietnamese
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