What does the word single mean?

    Part of speech: adjective

  • Unmarried.

  • Part of speech: noun

  • Singleness.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Singly.

  • Part of speech: verb transitive, verb intransitive

  • To choose out ( one); separate.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Consisting of one only; individual; alone.

Usage examples for single

  1. And so Mr. Penfold is at home, after all; and not to send me a single line. – Foul Play by Charles Reade Dion Boucicault
  2. I've never told a single soul. – The Romantic by May Sinclair
  3. Then to lose them both in a single day! – Cambridge Sketches by Frank Preston Stearns