Words nearby sui generis
How to use sui generis in a sentence
It charts her ascent from the downtown New York art scene of the late 1970s into her own galaxy of sui generis art stardom and activism — a path that has passed through every imaginable lens and manifestation of media.Laurie Anderson is why we have multimedia art. Her story comes full circle at the Hirshhorn.|Michael Andor Brodeur|October 7, 2021|Washington Post
“It is well established that a fetus is not a ‘person’; rather it is a sui generis organism,” the ruling stated.Court Says Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Isn’t a Crime|Elizabeth Picciuto|December 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A study in American military control, a haunting sui generis novel, and a playful new short story collection.This Weeks Hot Reads: November 3, 2014|Nicholas Mancusi|November 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
For a long while Zinfandel was the mystery grape, apparently sui generis except that nobody knew where it came from.Napa’s Earthquake Is Not The Only Thing Shaking The Vineyards|Clive Irving|August 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Obama is something of a sui generis figure, yes, but I have my doubts.Why I'd Rather be a Black Republican|Jamelle Bouie|February 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Cosell was not only sui generis, he also faded quickly from public consciousness once he was pushed off the air.The Only Sportscaster That Mattered: New Biography of Howard Cosell|Robert Lipsyte|November 20, 2011|DAILY BEAST
This artist is, sui generis, a daughter of the people, of unconventional tastes and habits.Women in the fine arts, from the Seventh Century B.C. to the Twentieth Century A.D.|Clara Erskine Clement
Ex quibus apparet, qum multa omnis generis perferenda fuerint.
Infra quem quidem terminum præfatus Gulielmus concilia dicti Johannis Hyndlee magistri sui celanda celabit.
Invenient insuper Johannes et assignati sui dicto Gulielmo omnia sibi necessaria, viz.
What struck everyone who had the good fortune to hear Chopin was the fact that he was a pianist sui generis.Frederick Chopin as a Man and Musician|Frederick Niecks
British Dictionary definitions for sui generis
Word Origin for sui generis
Cultural definitions for sui generis
A person or thing that is unique, in a class by itself: “She is an original artist; each of her paintings is sui generis.” From Latin, meaning “of its own kind.”