Definition of 'particular'
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There are three things in particular to worry about. Times, Sunday Times (2016)One exhibited a particular kind of behaviour. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Castle cited one particular case in which he was suspicious. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Other experts place less emphasis on particular countries and more on selecting good individual stocks. Times, Sunday Times (2016)There is a particular reason for this just now. Times, Sunday Times (2016)That is why they are so particular about movements and where their feet are. Times, Sunday Times (2016)They will tailor a tour especially to suit you, taking all your particular interests into account. Times, Sunday Times (2016)A house like this needs a particular kind of configuration and furnishing. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It happens in particular places when a business like yours is set up, or takes on more people, or expands its production. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The entertainment chain will be able to see whether a particular voucher was used and, if so, when and where it was redeemed. Computing (2010)Though sports day is a particular kind of hell. The Sun (2013)Skies demand keen observation if you are to capture their particular shapes and forms. Improve Your Landscape PaintingDo you use any particular beauty products before a big night out? The Sun (2012)What is it about this particular lady that is unforgettable? Times, Sunday Times (2011)But one in particular sticks in my mind. The Sun (2012)The real problem is the secretive demeanour of one particular individual. Times, Sunday Times (2010)This responsibility places a particular burden on two men. Times, Sunday Times (2008)They can change something for no particular reason and all your work becomes meaningless. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The influence of groups with direct interests in particular consumer and industrial goods can be considerable. Basic Marketing. Principles and Practice (1986)Why did he choose these particular ways in which to plead his cause? The Times Literary Supplement (2011)Other booksellers specialized in particular kinds of books. The English Civil War: A People's History (2006)It does not pay to search for logic from this particular form of the game. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The banks are also still being particular about who they lend money to. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Not just one person in particular but the whole team. The Sun (2008)There is no particular reason for us to keep in touch. The Sun (2013)The film told you something about a particular place at a particular time. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The answer was to tune their surfing to their particular interests. Times, Sunday Times (2012)It therefore generally imposes a maximum amount that it will cover for accounts with a particular credit rating. Principles of Corporate Finance (1991)In that sense, the atonement is universal and not particular or limited. Christianity Today (2000)There's one track in particular that is a surefire hit. The Sun (2009)Pepper in particular was widely used, with contemporary literary sources taking familiarity with the spice for granted. SPICE: The History of a Temptation (2004)
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Translations for 'particular'
British English: particular /pəˈtɪkjʊlə/ ADJECTIVE
specific You use particular to emphasize that you are talking about one thing or one kind of thing rather than other similar ones.
One particular memory still upsets me.
- American English: particular
- Arabic: خاصٌّ
- Brazilian Portuguese: especial
- Chinese: 特别的
- Croatian: određen
- Czech: konkrétní
- Danish: bestemt
- Dutch: bepaald
- European Spanish: particular
- Finnish: erityinen
- French: particulier
- German: speziell
- Greek: συγκεκριμένος
- Italian: particolare
- Japanese: 特別の
- Korean: 특유의
- Norwegian: bestemt
- Polish: szczególny
- European Portuguese: especial
- Romanian: anumit
- Russian: специфический
- Spanish: particular
- Swedish: särskild
- Thai: โดยเฉพาะ
- Turkish: özellik
- Ukrainian: певний
- Vietnamese: riêng biệt
British English: particular ADJECTIVE
careful If you say that someone is particular, you mean that they choose things and do things very carefully, and are not easily satisfied.
He was very particular about the colors he used.
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