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exclusive

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1 belonging only to the one person, unit, or group named
  • residents of the apartment complex have exclusive use of the pool

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2 not divided or scattered among several areas of interest or concern
  • during interviews she always gives the job applicant her exclusive attention

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3 appealing to affluent consumers
  • a section of the city where the exclusive boutiques and fashionable restaurants are concentrated

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“Exclusive.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/exclusive. Accessed 2 Jul. 2020.

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