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[ yoo-nuh-pur-suh-nl ]
/ ˌyu nəˈpɜr sə nl /


consisting of or existing as one person only.
Grammar. (of a verb) used in only one person, especially the third person singular; impersonal.

Nearby words

uniontown, uniovular, uniparental, uniparous, unipennate, unipersonal, unipetalous, uniplanar, unipod, unipolar, unipolar lead

Origin of unipersonal

First recorded in 1800–10; uni- + personal Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

British Dictionary definitions for unipersonal


/ (ˌjuːnɪˈpɜːsənəl) /


existing in the form of only one person or beingCompare tripersonal
(of a verb) existing or used in only one person; for example, rain is used only in the third person
Derived Formsunipersonality, noun
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