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singleness

[ sing-guhl-nis ]
/ ˈsɪŋ gəl nɪs /
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noun

the state or quality of being single.

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QUIZ YOURSELF ON “THEIR,” “THERE,” AND “THEY’RE”

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Which one of these commonly confused words can act as an adverb or a pronoun?

Origin of singleness

First recorded in 1520–30; single + -ness
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