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single
Part of Speech: Noun
Results: 17
1. One only, as distinguished from more than one; consisting of one alone; individual; separate; as, a single star.
2. Alone; having no companion.
3. Hence, unmarried; as, a single man or woman.
4. Not doubled, twisted together, or combined with others; as, a single thread; a single strand of a rope.
5. Performed by one person, or one on each side; as, a single combat.
6. Uncompounded; pure; unmixed.
Part of Speech: noun
1. A unit; one; as, to score a single.
2. The reeled filaments of silk, twisted without doubling to give them firmness.
4. A hit by a batter which enables him to reach first base only.
5. A game with but one player on each side; - usually in the plural.
Part of Speech: verb
1. To take the irrregular gait called single- foot;- said of a horse. See Single- foot.
Part of Speech: verb transitive
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