Synonyms of single in English:

single


See definition of single

adjective

1‘a single red rose’

SYNONYMS

one, one only, sole, lone, solitary, isolated, by itself

unique, exclusive

unaccompanied, by oneself, alone, solo

odd

ANTONYMS

double, multiple

2‘she wrote down every single word’

SYNONYMS

individual, separate, distinct, particular

3‘is she single?’

SYNONYMS

unmarried, unwed, unwedded, unattached, free, without a husband, without a partner, without a wife, wifeless, husbandless, spouseless, partnerless, a bachelor, a spinster

on the shelf

archaic sole

ANTONYMS

married


Phrases

    single someone/something out

      ‘the prime minister singled him out for promotion when he was a junior whip’

      SYNONYMS

      select, pick out, fix on, choose, decide on

      target, earmark

      mark out, distinguish, differentiate, separate out, set apart, set aside, put aside

      cull

      Variant spelling single