Characteristic and Singularity


Characteristic noun - Something that sets apart an individual from others of the same kind.
Usage example: the ability to fashion tools and other characteristics that distinguish human beings from other animals

Singularity is a synonym for characteristic in feature topic. In some cases you can use "Singularity" instead a noun "Characteristic", when it comes to topics like trait.


Singularity noun - An odd or peculiar habit.
Usage example: a college professor with singularities of dress and speech that have long endeared him to his students

Characteristic is a synonym for singularity in feature topic. You can use "Characteristic" instead a noun "Singularity".

Nearby Word: singular

How words are described

human human characteristic human singularity
certain certain characteristic certain singularity
single single characteristic single singularity
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Singularity or Characteristic. 2016. Accessed June 26, 2022.
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