individuality

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noun in·di·vid·u·al·i·ty \ˌin-də-ˌvi-jə-ˈwa-lə-tē\

Definition of individuality

plural

individualities

  1. 1a :  total character peculiar to and distinguishing an individual from othersb :  personality

  2. 2 archaic :  the quality or state of being indivisible

  3. 3 :  separate or distinct existence

  4. 4 :  individual, person

Examples of individuality in a sentence

  1. She uses her clothing to express her individuality.

  2. materials that highlight the individuality of each piece in the collection

1600

First Known Use of individuality

1600


INDIVIDUALITY Defined for English Language Learners

individuality

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noun in·di·vid·u·al·i·ty \ˌin-də-ˌvi-jə-ˈwa-lə-tē\

Definition of individuality for English Language Learners

  • : the quality that makes one person or thing different from all others


INDIVIDUALITY Defined for Kids

individuality

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noun in·di·vid·u·al·i·ty \ˌin-də-ˌvi-jə-ˈwa-lə-tē\

Definition of individuality for Students

  1. :  the qualities that make one person or thing different from all others



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