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sin·gu·lar·ize

 (sĭng′gyə-lə-rīz′)
tr.v. sin·gu·lar·ized, sin·gu·lar·iz·ing, sin·gu·lar·iz·es
To make conspicuous; distinguish.

singularize

(ˈsɪŋɡjʊləˌraɪz) or

singularise

vb (tr)
1. to make (a word, etc) singular
2. to make conspicuous
ˌsingulariˈzation, ˌsingulariˈsation n

sin•gu•lar•ize

(ˈsɪŋ gyə ləˌraɪz)

v.t. -ized, -iz•ing.
to make singular.
[1580–90]

singularize


Past participle: singularized
Gerund: singularizing

Imperative
singularize
singularize
Present
I singularize
you singularize
he/she/it singularizes
we singularize
you singularize
they singularize
Preterite
I singularized
you singularized
he/she/it singularized
we singularized
you singularized
they singularized
Present Continuous
I am singularizing
you are singularizing
he/she/it is singularizing
we are singularizing
you are singularizing
they are singularizing
Present Perfect
I have singularized
you have singularized
he/she/it has singularized
we have singularized
you have singularized
they have singularized
Past Continuous
I was singularizing
you were singularizing
he/she/it was singularizing
we were singularizing
you were singularizing
they were singularizing
Past Perfect
I had singularized
you had singularized
he/she/it had singularized
we had singularized
you had singularized
they had singularized
Future
I will singularize
you will singularize
he/she/it will singularize
we will singularize
you will singularize
they will singularize
Future Perfect
I will have singularized
you will have singularized
he/she/it will have singularized
we will have singularized
you will have singularized
they will have singularized
Future Continuous
I will be singularizing
you will be singularizing
he/she/it will be singularizing
we will be singularizing
you will be singularizing
they will be singularizing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been singularizing
you have been singularizing
he/she/it has been singularizing
we have been singularizing
you have been singularizing
they have been singularizing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been singularizing
you will have been singularizing
he/she/it will have been singularizing
we will have been singularizing
you will have been singularizing
they will have been singularizing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been singularizing
you had been singularizing
he/she/it had been singularizing
we had been singularizing
you had been singularizing
they had been singularizing
Conditional
I would singularize
you would singularize
he/she/it would singularize
we would singularize
you would singularize
they would singularize
Past Conditional
I would have singularized
you would have singularized
he/she/it would have singularized
we would have singularized
you would have singularized
they would have singularized
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.singularize - distinguish as singular
distinguish, signalise, signalize - make conspicuous or noteworthy

singularize

verb
Translations

singularize

[ˈsɪŋgjʊləˌraɪz] VTsingularizar
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In the process of pasting identical cockroaches into the pages of an ethnic-identified text, Goodchild's design inadvertently singularizes and entirely dehumanizes Acosta's narrative.
More specifically, one can compare and contrast Hamlet's subjectivity with the doubting nature and the determined reason and madness of the Cartesian Cogito; the Kantian transcendental self in terms of its temporal-categorical sense of order and the crisis of the de-centered subject resulting from the Ghost "shak(ing)" Hamlet and Horatio's Kantian (categorical and temporal) "disposition"; how Hamlet's ontological metaphor--the time is out of joint-prefigures not only Kant's conception of autonomous time but also the temporal divide between Hamlet self (the I and the ego); and Dasein's sense of temporality in relation to non-being, and correspondingly how Hamlet singularizes his own death and dying.
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By means of such character reappearance Pereda singularizes and extols Don Celso as "the best of the hidalgos.
In Meatless Days Suleri's disregard of chronology, blending of fact and fiction and search for identity singularizes her work.
Not surprisingly, the first locodescriptive inscription by Dave the Potter singularizes the district of the Lewis Miles pottery works: "Edgefield District" (August 25, 1840).