Speciality

(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Speciality->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ 1
=>{opp,78,}
speciality
specialite
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ individuality
individuality
individuity|
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ particularity
particularity
peculiarity
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ idiocrasy
idiocrasy
&c.(tendency) 176
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ personality
personality
characteristic
mannerism
idiosyncrasy
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ specificness
specificness
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ singularity
singularity
&c.(unconformity) 83
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ reading
reading
version
lection
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ state
state
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ trait
trait
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ distinctive feature
distinctive feature
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ technicality
technicality
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ differentia
differentia
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ particulars
particulars
details
items
counts
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ minutiae
minutiae
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ I
I
self
I myself
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ myself
myself
himself
herself
itself
PARAG:Speciality->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ specify
specify
particularize
individualize
realize
specialize
designate
determine
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ denote
denote
indicate
point out
select
GRP: \\ V \\ 2
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ descend to particulars
descend to particulars
enter into detail
go into detail
come to the point
PARAG:Speciality->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ special
special
particular
individual
specific
proper
personal
original
private
respective
definite
determinate
especial
certain
esoteric
endemic
partial
party
peculiar
appropriate
several
characteristic
diagnostic
exclusive
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ singular
singular
&c.(exceptional) 83
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ idiomatic
idiomatic
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ idiotypical
idiotypical
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ typical
typical
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 2
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ this
this
that
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ yon
yon
yonder
PARAG:Speciality->Adv
GRP: \\ Adv \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ specially
specially
especially
particularly
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ in particular
in particular
in propria persona
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ ad hominem
ad hominem
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ for my part
for my part
GRP: \\ Adv \\ 2
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 2 \\ each
each
apiece
one by one
one at a time
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 2 \\ severally
severally
respectively
each to each
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 2 \\ seriatim
seriatim
in detail
in great detail
in excruciating detail
in mind-numbing detail
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 2 \\ bit by bit
bit by bit
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 2 \\ pro hac vice
pro hac vice
pro re nata
GRP: \\ Adv \\ 3
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 3 \\ namely
namely
that is to say
for example
id est
exemplia gratia
e.g.
i.e.
videlicet
viz
GRP: \\ Adv \\ 4
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 4 \\ to wit
to wit

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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  • Speciality — Spe ci*al i*ty, n.; pl. {Specialities}. [See {Special}, and {Specialty}.] 1. A particular or peculiar case; a particularity. Sir M. Hale. [1913 Webster] 2. (Law) See {Specialty}, 3. [1913 Webster] 3. The special or peculiar mark or characteristic …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • speciality — speciality, specialty In the primary meanings, ‘a product, activity, or service in which a person or group specializes’ and ‘a special feature or skill’, speciality is the word in BrE and specialty in AmE: • We had eaten nothing with the… …   Modern English usage

  • speciality — I noun badge, character, distinction, distinctive characteristic, distinctive mark, distinctive quality, distinctiveness, feature, identification, individual characteristic, individual trait, individuality, mark, oddity, particularity,… …   Law dictionary

  • speciality — (chiefly N. Amer. & Medicine also specialty) ► NOUN (pl. specialities) 1) a pursuit, area of study, or skill to which someone has devoted themselves and in which they are expert. 2) a product for which a person or region is famous. 3) (usu.… …   English terms dictionary

  • speciality — [spesh΄ē al′ə tē] n. pl. specialities [ME specialite < OFr specialité] chiefly Brit. var. of SPECIALTY …   English World dictionary

  • speciality — ▪ I. speciality spe‧ci‧al‧i‧ty 1 [ˌspeʆiˈælti] noun specialities PLURALFORM [countable] a subject or skill that you know a lot about or have a lot of experience of; = SPECIALTY AmE: • My speciality is international tax law.   [m0] ▪ …   Financial and business terms

  • speciality — [[t]speʃiæ̱lɪti[/t]] specialities 1) N COUNT Someone s speciality is a particular type of work that they do most or do best, or a subject that they know a lot about. [mainly BRIT] My father was a historian of repute. His speciality was the… …   English dictionary

  • speciality */ — UK [ˌspeʃɪˈælətɪ] / US noun [countable] Word forms speciality : singular speciality plural specialities 1) a) a food or drink that a person, a restaurant, or a region is well known for and that you cannot always get in other places The menu… …   English dictionary

  • speciality — (BrE) (also specialty AmE, BrE) noun ADJECTIVE ▪ local, regional ▪ house ▪ The drink is a house speciality prepared at the table. SPECIALITY/SPECIALTY + NOUN …   Collocations dictionary

  • speciality — spe|ci|al|i|ty [ˌspeʃiˈælıti] n plural specialities BrE 1.) a type of food that a person, restaurant, or area is well known for American Equivalent: specialty ▪ The restaurant offers a wide variety of local specialities. ▪ the region s speciality …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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