(?), n. 1. A separate or distinct member of a class, or part of a whole; an individual fact, point, circumstance, detail, or item, which may be considered separately; as, the particulars of a story.
[1913 Webster]

Particulars which it is not lawful for me to reveal.
[1913 Webster]

It is the greatest interest of particulars to advance the good of the community.
[1913 Webster]

2. Special or personal peculiarity, trait, or character; individuality; interest, etc. [Obs.]
[1913 Webster]

For his particular I'll receive him gladly.
[1913 Webster]

If the particulars of each person be considered.
[1913 Webster]

Temporal blessings, whether such as concern the public . . . or such as concern our particular.
Whole Duty of Man.
[1913 Webster]

3. (Law) One of the details or items of grounds of claim; -- usually in the pl.; also, a bill of particulars; a minute account; as, a particular of premises.
[1913 Webster]

The reader has a particular of the books wherein this law was written.
[1913 Webster]

Bill of particulars. See under Bill. -- In particular, specially; specifically; peculiarly; particularly; especially. "This, in particular, happens to the lungs." Blackmore. -- To go into particulars, to relate or describe in detail or minutely.
[1913 Webster]


New - Add Dictionary Search to Your Site

You can add a free dictionary search box to your own web site by copying and pasting the following HTML into one of your web pages:

<form action="" method="post">
 <p style="text-align: center; font-family: sans-serif;">
  <a style="font-weight: bold;" href=""
     title="FreeDict free online dictionary">FreeDict</a>
  <input type="text" name="word" size="20" value="" />
  <input type="submit" name="submit" value="Search Dictionary" />


a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z

Wed 12th May 2021