how to pronounce singular

/ˈsɪŋɡjəlɚ/

audio example by a male speaker

audio example by a female speaker

The above transcription of singular is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association. You can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

singular is pronounced in three syllables

press buttons with phonetic symbols to learn how to precisely pronounce each sound of singular

example pitch curve for pronunciation of singular

sɪŋɡjəlɚ

test your pronunciation of singular

press the "test" button to check how closely you can replicate the pitch of a native speaker in your pronunciation of singular

video examples of singular pronunciation

An example use of singular in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… a place not just for singular views or …”

meanings of singular

adjective:

  1. Referring to only one thing or person.
  2. Each; individual.
  3. Having the property that the matrix of coefficients of the new variables has a determinant equal to zero.
  4. Not equal to its own cofinality.
  5. Being only one of a larger population.
  6. Having no inverse.
  7. Out of the ordinary; curious.
  8. Engaged in by only one on a side; single.
  9. Being the only one of the kind; unique.
  10. Distinguished by superiority: peerless, unmatched, eminent, exceptional, extraordinary.

noun:

  1. That which is not general; a specific determinate instance.
  2. A form of a word that refers to only one person or thing.

Did this page help you?