Synonyms of individual


1. person, individual, someone, somebody, mortal, soul, organism, being, causal agent, cause, causal agency

usage: a human being; "there was too much for one person to do"

2. individual, organism, being

usage: a single organism


1. individual (vs. common), single, idiosyncratic, individualist, individualistic, one-on-one, man-to-man, respective(prenominal), several(prenominal), various(prenominal), singular, separate

usage: being or characteristic of a single thing or person; "individual drops of rain"; "please mark the individual pages"; "they went their individual ways"

2. individual, case-by-case, item-by-item, independent (vs. dependent)

usage: separate and distinct from others of the same kind; "mark the individual pages"; "on a case-by-case basis"

3. individual, single(prenominal), unshared (vs. shared)

usage: characteristic of or meant for a single person or thing; "an individual serving"; "single occupancy"; "a single bed"

4. individual(prenominal), private, personal (vs. impersonal)

usage: concerning one person exclusively; "we all have individual cars"; "each room has a private bath"

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