singly

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adverb sin·gly \ˈsiŋ-g(ə-)lē\

Definition of singly

  1. 1 :  without the company of others :  individually

  2. 2 :  single-handed

Examples of singly in a sentence

  1. The birds can be seen singly or in groups.

  2. either singly or with the cooperation of other nations, we must do something about this pressing environmental issue

14th Century

First Known Use of singly

14th century


SINGLY Defined for English Language Learners

singly

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adverb sin·gly \ˈsiŋ-g(ə-)lē\

Definition of singly for English Language Learners

  • : without another


SINGLY Defined for Kids

singly

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adverb sin·gly \ˈsiŋ-gə-lē, ˈsiŋ-glē\

Definition of singly for Students

  1. :  one by one :  individually



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