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Meaning of PARTICULARLY

Pronunciation:  pur'tikyulurlee

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [adv]  to a distinctly greater extent or degree than is common; "he was particularly fussy about spelling"; "a particularly gruesome attack"; "under peculiarly tragic circumstances"; "an especially (or specially) cautious approach to the danger"
  2. [adv]  uniquely or characteristically; "these peculiarly cinematic elements"; "a peculiarly French phenomenon"; "everyone has a moment in history which belongs particularly to him"- John Knowles
  3. [adv]  specifically or especially distinguished from others; "loves Bach, particularly his partitas"; "recommended one book in particular"; "trace major population movements for the Pueblo groups in particular"
 

PARTICULARLY is a 12 letter word that starts with P.

 

 Synonyms: especially, in particular, peculiarly, specially
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Par*tic"u*lar*ly\, adv.
1. In a particular manner; expressly; with a specific
   reference or interest; in particular; distinctly.

2. In an especial manner; in a high degree; as, a
   particularly fortunate man; a particularly bad failure.

         The exact propriety of Virgil I particularly
         regarded as a great part of his character. --Dryden.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
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