1. [ adverb ] to a distinctly greater extent or degree than is common
Synonyms: especially specially peculiarly

"he was particularly fussy about spelling" "a particularly gruesome attack" "under peculiarly tragic circumstances" "an especially (or specially) cautious approach to the danger"

Related terms: especial especial especial peculiar especial
2. [ adverb ] specifically or especially distinguished from others
Synonyms: in_particular

"loves Bach, particularly his partitas" "recommended one book in particular" "trace major population movements for the Pueblo groups in particular"

Related terms: particular particular
3. [ adverb ] uniquely or characteristically
Synonyms: peculiarly

"these peculiarly cinematic elements" "a peculiarly French phenomenon" "everyone has a moment in history which belongs particularly to him"- John Knowles

Related terms: particular particular particular
Similar spelling:   particular