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Adjective individual has 4 senses
- individual - being or characteristic of a single thing or person; "individual drops of rain"; "please mark the individual pages"; "they went their individual ways"
Antonyms: common, communal, public
- individual, case-by-case, item-by-item - separate and distinct from others of the same kind; "mark the individual pages"; "on a case-by-case basis"
Antonym: dependent (indirect, via independent)
- individual, separate, single - characteristic of or meant for a single person or thing; "an individual serving"; "separate rooms"; "single occupancy"; "a single bed"
Antonym: shared (indirect, via unshared)
- individual, private - concerning one person exclusively; "we all have individual cars"; "each room has a private bath"
Antonym: impersonal (indirect, via personal)
Noun individual has 2 senses
- person, individual, someone, somebody, mortal, human, soul - a human being; "there was too much for one person to do"
--1 is a kind of organism, being; causal agent, cause, causal agency
--1 is a member of people
--1 has parts:
--1 has particulars:
| ||personality; human body, physical body, material body, soma, build, figure, physique, anatomy, shape, bod, chassis, frame, form, flesh|
| ||self; adult, grownup; adventurer, venturer; anomaly, unusual person; applicant, applier; appointee, appointment; capitalist; captor, capturer; changer, modifier; color-blind person; commoner, common man, common person; communicator; contestant; coward; creator; disputant, controversialist, eristic; engineer, applied scientist, technologist; entertainer; experimenter; expert; face; female, female person; individualist; inhabitant, dweller, denizen, indweller; native, indigen, indigene; innocent, inexperienced person; intellectual, intellect; juvenile, juvenile person; lover; leader; male, male person; money handler, money dealer; national, subject; nonreligious person; nonworker; peer, equal, match, compeer; perceiver, observer, beholder; percher; precursor, forerunner; primitive, primitive person; religionist, religious person; sensualist; traveler, traveller; unfortunate, unfortunate person; unwelcome person, persona non grata; unskilled person; worker; African; person of color, person of colour; Black, Black person, blackamoor, Negro, Negroid; White, white person, Caucasian; Amerindian, Native American; Slav; Gentile; Jew, Hebrew, Israelite; Aries, Ram; Taurus, Bull; Gemini, Twin; Cancer, Crab; Leo, Lion; Virgo, Virgin; Libra, Balance; Scorpio, Scorpion; Sagittarius, Archer; Capricorn, Goat; Aquarius, Water Bearer; Pisces, Fish; abomination; abstainer, abstinent, nondrinker; achiever, winner, success, succeeder; acquaintance, friend; acquirer; active; actor, doer, worker; adjudicator; admirer; adoptee; adversary, antagonist, opponent, opposer, resister; advisee; advocate, advocator, proponent, exponent; affiant; amateur; apprehender; appreciator; arrogator; authority; autodidact; baby boomer, boomer; baby buster, buster; bad guy; bad person; baldhead, baldpate, baldy; balker, baulker, noncompliant; bullfighter, toreador; bather; beard; bedfellow; best, topper; biter; blond, blonde; bodybuilder, muscle builder, muscle-builder, musclebuilder, muscleman; bomber; brunet, brunette; buster; candidate, prospect; case; cashier; celebrant, celebrator, celebrater; chameleon; charmer, beguiler; child, baby; chutzpanik; closer; clumsy person; collector, aggregator; combatant, battler, belligerent, fighter, scrapper; complexifier; compulsive; computer user; contemplative; convert; copycat, imitator, emulator, ape, aper; counter; crawler, creeper; creature, wight; creditor; dancer, social dancer; dead person, dead soul, deceased person, deceased, decedent, departed; debaser, degrader; debtor; defecator, voider, shitter; delayer; deliverer; demander; differentiator, discriminator; disentangler, unraveler, unraveller; dissenter, dissident, protester, objector, contestant; divider; domestic partner, significant other, spousal equivalent, spouse equivalent; double, image, look-alike; dresser; dribbler, driveller, slobberer, drooler; drug user, substance abuser, user; ectomorph; effecter, effector; Elizabethan; emotional person; endomorph; enjoyer; enrollee; explorer, adventurer; extrovert, extravert; faddist; faller; fastener; fiduciary; first-rater; follower; free agent, free spirit, freewheeler; friend; fugitive, runaway; gainer; gainer, weight gainer; gambler; gatekeeper; gatherer; good guy; good person; granter; greeter, saluter, welcomer; grinner; groaner; grunter; guesser; handicapped person; hater; heterosexual, heterosexual person, straight person, straight; homosexual, homo, gay; homunculus; hope; hoper; huddler; hugger; immune; insured, insured person; interpreter; introvert; Jat; jewel, gem; killer, slayer; relative, relation; kneeler; knocker; knower, apprehender; large person; Latin; laugher; learner, scholar, assimilator; left-hander, lefty, southpaw; life; lightning rod; linguist, polyglot; literate, literate person; liver; longer, thirster, yearner; loose cannon; machine; mailer; malcontent; man; manipulator; man jack; masturbator, onanist; measurer; nonmember; mesomorph; mestizo, ladino; middlebrow; miracle man, miracle worker; misogamist; mixed-blood; modern; mother hen; mutilator, maimer, mangler; namer; namesake; neglecter; neighbor, neighbour; neutral; nondescript; nonparticipant; nonperson, unperson; nonsmoker; nude, nude person; nurser; occultist; old maid; optimist; orphan; ostrich; ouster, ejector; outcaste; outdoorsman; owner, possessor; pamperer, spoiler, coddler, mollycoddler; pansexual; pardoner, forgiver, excuser; partner; party; passer; personage; personification; perspirer, sweater; philosopher; picker, chooser, selector; pisser, urinator; planner, contriver, deviser; powderer; preserver; propositus; public relations person; pursuer; pussycat; quarter; quitter; radical; realist; rectifier; redhead, redheader, red-header, carrottop; registrant; reliever, allayer, comforter; repeater; rescuer, recoverer, saver; rester; restrainer, controller; revenant; rich person, wealthy person, have; right-hander, right hander, righthander; riser; romper; roundhead; ruler, swayer; rusher; scientist, man of science; scratcher; second-rater, mediocrity; seeder, cloud seeder; seeker, searcher, quester; sentimentalist, romanticist; sex object; shaker, mover and shaker; signer, signatory; simpleton, simple; six-footer; skidder, slider, slipper; slave; slave; sleepyhead; sloucher; small person; smasher; smiler; sneezer; sniffer; sniffler, sniveler; snuffer; snuffler; socializer, socialiser; sort; sounding board; sphinx; spitter, expectorator; sprawler; spurner; squinter, squint-eye; stifler, smotherer; stigmatic, stigmatist; stooper; struggler; subject, case, guinea pig; surrenderer, yielder; survivalist; survivor; suspect; tapper; tempter; termer; terror, scourge, threat; testator, testate; thin person, skin and bones; third-rater; thrower; tiger; toucher; transfer, transferee; transsexual, transexual; transvestite, cross-dresser; trier, attempter, essayer; tyrant; undoer, opener, unfastener, untier; user; vanisher; victim, dupe; Victorian; visionary; waiter; waker; walk-in; wanter, needer; ward; warrior; watcher; weakling, doormat, wuss; wiggler, wriggler, squirmer; winker; withholder; witness; yawner|
- individual - a single organism
--2 is a kind of organism, being
--2 has particulars: head