[ sing-gyuh-luh-tiv ]
/ ˈsɪŋ gyə lə tɪv /


a grammatical form or construction that expresses a singular entity or indicates that an individual is singled out from a group, especially as opposed to a collective noun, as snowflake as opposed to snow.


noting or pertaining to such a form or construction. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020