Definition of singly in English:


Line breaks: sin¦gly
Pronunciation: /ˈsɪŋɡli


One at a time; separately or individually: he talked to the players singly and in groups
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  • At this stage, people begin singly and alone, almost always silently, to question their own past values.
  • In Dunnes, the pack of four was €6.84, no cheaper than buying the cans singly.
  • Interspersed between dance items were the tin whistle groups who played both singly and in groups turning out a lively medley of tunes.
formal severally

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