particular Idioms & Phrases
Bill of particulars
noun the particular events to be dealt with in a criminal trial; advises the defendant and the court of the facts the defendant will be required to meet
- (Law), a detailed statement of the items of a plaintiff's demand in an action, or of the defendant's set-off.
adverb specifically or especially distinguished from others
- loves Bach, particularly his partitas
- recommended one book in particular
- trace major population movements for the Pueblo groups in particular
- specially; peculiarly. "This, in particular, happens to the lungs." Blackmore.
noun group of Baptist congregations believing the teachings of the French theologian John Calvin who believed in strict predetermination
- one of a branch of the Baptist denomination the members of which hold the doctrine of a particular or individual election and reprobation.
noun a particular but unspecified point in time
- they hoped to get together at an early date
- (Law), a lien, or a right to retain a thing, for some charge or claim growing out of, or connected with, that particular thing.
noun (logic) a proposition that asserts something about some (but not all) members of a class
- the doctrine that the purpose, act, and provisions of redemption are restricted to a limited number of the human race. See Calvinism.
To go into particulars
- to relate or describe in detail or minutely.
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