|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|
"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|
"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|