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Definition 1: select from a group - [verb of cognition]

Samples where single out or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • She was singled out for her outstanding performance

(single out is a kind of ...) pick out, select, or choose from a number of alternatives

"Take any one of these cards" "Choose a good husband for your daughter" "She selected a pair of shoes from among the dozen the salesgirl had shown her"

Synonyms for single out in the sense of this definition

(single out is a kind of ...) mark as different

"We distinguish several kinds of maple"

(... is a kind of single out ) place or set apart

"They isolated the political prisoners from the other inmates"

(... is a kind of single out ) remove from a group and make separate

"The unit was hived off from its parent company"

(... is a kind of single out ) separate by race or religion; practice a policy of racial segregation

"This neighborhood is segregated" "We don't segregate in this county"

(... is a kind of single out ) discriminate in selling or renting housing in certain areas of a neighborhood

(... is a kind of single out ) put at a disadvantage; hinder, harm

"This rule clearly disadvantages me"

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