What is single?

  • (adj): Characteristic of or meant for a single person or thing.
    Example: "Single occupancy"; "a single bed"
    Synonyms: individual, separate
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on single, singles:

And Did Those Feet In Ancient Time - Popularisation - Emerson, Lake & Palmer Version
... in England on the radio when it was issued as a single ... He later said "We wanted to put it out as a single ... We figured it was worthy of a single ...
Monotheism - Forms
... Deism posits the existence of a single god, the Designer of the designs in Nature ... Henotheism involves devotion to a single god while accepting the existence of other gods ... it contrasts drastically with monotheism, the worship of a single deity independent of the ontological claims regarding that deity ...
Bonnie Tyler
... Her first hit single, "Lost In France", reached the UK Top 10 in 1976 and she was nominated for Best British Female Newcomer at the 1977 Brit Awards ... However, this did not affect her career and her 1977 single "It's a Heartache" became a hit in both Europe and North America ... recent years, Tyler has continued to have success in Continental Europe, and her 2003 single, "Si demain.. ...
4 AM (Cherry Ghost Song)
... "4 AM" is the jangly, alt-country-influenced third single taken from Cherry Ghost's top 10 debut album Thirst for Romance. 2007 as well as a digital download on October 8, 2007, the single follows the top 30 single "People Help the People" and debut single "Mathematics." The 7" vinyl single features an original demo ... Although previous single "People Help the People" entered the UK singles chart at #27, "4 AM" failed to make the top 100 (entering at #128) ...
One Minute Silence - Discography
... in All Colours, 1998 album, Big Cat Records "South Central", single, Big Cat Records "A Waste of Things to Come", single, Big Cat Records "Stuck Between A Rock And A White Face", single, Big Cat Records Buy Now... 61 "Holy Man", 2001 single, V2 Records "Fish Out Of Water", 2001 single, V2 Records - UK No. 56 "Rise and Shine", 2001 single, V2 Records One Lie Fits All, 2003 album, Taste Media "Revolution", 2003, EP, Taste Media "We Bounce", 2003 single, Taste Media "I ...

More definitions of "single":

  • (adj): Having uniform application.
    Example: "A single legal code for all"
  • (adj): Not married or related to the unmarried state.
    Example: "Sex and the single girl"; "single parenthood"; "are you married or single?"
    Synonyms: unmarried
  • (noun): The smallest whole number or a numeral representing this number.
    Synonyms: one, 1, I, ace, unity
  • (noun): A base hit on which the batter stops safely at first base.
  • (verb): Hit a one-base hit.
  • (adj): Involved two individuals.
    Example: "Single combat"
  • (adj): Not divided among or brought to bear on more than one object or objective.
    Example: "Judging a contest with a single eye"; "a single devotion to duty"
    Synonyms: undivided, exclusive
  • (adj): Existing alone or consisting of one entity or part or aspect or individual.
    Example: "Upon the hill stood a single tower"; "had but a single thought which was to escape"; "a single survivor"; "a single serving"; "a single lens"; "a single thickness"
  • (adj): Individual and distinct.
    Example: "A gift for every single child"
    Synonyms: separate
  • (adj): Used of flowers having usually only one row or whorl of petals.
    Example: "Single chrysanthemums resemble daisies and may have more than one row of petals"

Famous quotes containing the word single:

    Home! Yes! she would see Trafalgar Square, again; and Nelson on his plinth; and Chelsea Bridge as it dissolved into the Thames at twilight ... and St. Paul’s, the single Amazon breast of her beloved native city.
    Angela Carter (1940–1992)

    Man cannot produce a single work without the assistance of the slow, assiduous, corrosive worm of thought.
    Eugenio Montale (1896–1981)

    You behold a range of exhausted volcanoes. Not a flame flickers on a single pallid crest.
    Benjamin Disraeli (1804–1881)