What is single?

  • (adj): Not married or related to the unmarried state.
    Example: "Sex and the single girl"; "single parenthood"; "are you married or single?"
    Synonyms: unmarried
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on single, singles:

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 ... continued to have success in Continental Europe, and her 2003 single, "Si demain.. ...
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 ... similar, it contrasts drastically with monotheism, the worship of a single deity independent of the ontological claims regarding that deity ...
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 ...
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. 24, 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 ... 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
... Available 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. 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 Wear My Skin", 2003 single ...

More definitions of "single":

  • (adj): Involved two individuals.
    Example: "Single combat"
  • (adj): Characteristic of or meant for a single person or thing.
    Example: "Single occupancy"; "a single bed"
    Synonyms: individual, separate
  • (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
  • (verb): Hit a one-base hit.
  • (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"
  • (adj): Having uniform application.
    Example: "A single legal code for all"
  • (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.

Famous quotes containing the word single:

    Through dinner she felt a gradual icy coldness stealing through her like novocaine. She had made up her mind. It seemed as if she had set the photograph of herself in her own place, forever frozen into a single gesture.
    John Dos Passos (1896–1970)

    A single soldier does not make a general, just as a single tree does not make a forest.
    Chinese proverb.

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