Synonyms of individual in English:

individual


See definition of individual

adjective

1‘exhibitions devoted to individual artists’

SYNONYMS

single, separate, discrete, independent

sole, lone, solitary, isolated

2‘he had his own individual style of music’

SYNONYMS

characteristic, distinctive, distinct, typical, particular, peculiar, personal, personalized, special

rare especial

ANTONYMS

collective

3‘he has a chic and highly individual apartment’

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original, unique, exclusive, singular, idiosyncratic, different, unusual, off-centre, novel, unorthodox, atypical, out of the ordinary

ANTONYMS

ordinary


noun

1‘Peter was a rather stuffy individual’

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person, human being, human, being, mortal, soul, creature, thing

man, gentleman, boy, woman, lady, girl

figure, personage

informal character, type, sort, beggar, cookie, customer, guy, devil, bunny, bastard

British informal bod, geezer, gent, punter

informal, dated body, dog

British informal, dated cove

British vulgar slang sod, bugger

archaic wight

2‘she enjoyed the freedom of being an individual’

SYNONYMS

individualist, free spirit, nonconformist, original, eccentric, character, bohemian, maverick, rare bird, rarity

loner, lone wolf, outsider

rara avis

British informal one-off, oner