What does single out mean?

Definitions for single out
sin·gle out

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. single outverb

    select from a group

    "She was singled out for her outstanding performance"

  2. discriminate, separate, single outverb

    treat differently on the basis of sex or race

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  1. single outverb

    To select one from a group and treat differently

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of single out in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of single out in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of single out in a Sentence

  1. Jeff Sessions:

    The IRS’s use of these criteria as a basis for heightened scrutiny was wrong and should have never occurred, it is improper for the IRS to single out groups for different treatment based on their names or ideological positions.

  2. Yasir Qadhi:

    Whatever anyone does in their private life is not our business, i am never going to single out anyone in sermons for any sinful conduct. At the same time, in the mosque I am a part of, there is a clear red line : They can not preach onto others that this is part of Shiite Islam, the same way I would not let a person sell liquor on our property.

  3. Jeff Sessions:

    It is improper for the IRS to single out groups for different treatment based on their names or ideological positions.

  4. Oscar Melhado:

    We don't have to single out anyone, if we do that for China, we have to do that for (Freeport-McMoRan's) Tenke Fungurume. We have to do that for Glencore.

  5. Richard Mills:

    Under the The Biden administration, The United States will continue The Biden administration longstanding policy of opposing one-sided resolutions and other actions in international bodies that unfairly single out Israel, the United States will also work to promote Israel’s standing and participation in United Nations bodies and other international organizations.


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