Independent and Single


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Independent adjective – Able to take care of oneself or itself without outside help.
Single and independent are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Single" instead an adjective "Independent".
Nearby Words: independence, independently, independency
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Single adjective – Not physically attached to another unit.
Usage example: the average price of single homes in the area

Independent and single are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Independent" instead an adjective "Single".
Nearby Words: singleness, singly, singled
Synonyms for Single

Things that words describes

person independent person single person
girl independent girl single girl
character independent character single character
life independent life single life
Other nouns: action, woman, part, group, entity, series, scene, game, book, villain, city, movie.

Both words in one sentence

  • Private Military Contractors aka: Private Military Contractor There are numerous single, independent antagonists that function more like bounty hunters.
  • Cute Is Evil Umineko: When They Cry has at least 3 characters like this, or 2 if you consider an independent avatar and her master as a single being.
    Source: Cute Is Evil
  • The Forge is not a single company, but more of a loose agglomeration of many independent imprints sharing similar design perspectives.
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Single and Independent. (2016). Retrieved 2020, April 10, from
Independent & Single. N.p., 2016. Web. 10 Apr. 2020. <>.
Single or Independent. 2016. Accessed April 10, 2020.

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