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  • as initem
  • as inparticular
  • as indetails
  • as infact

synonyms for specifics

  • component
  • element
  • feature
  • information
  • piece
  • thing
  • account
  • aspect
  • bit
  • blurb
  • bulletin
  • column
  • consideration
  • detail
  • dispatch
  • entry
  • incidental
  • matter
  • minutia
  • news
  • note
  • notice
  • novelty
  • paragraph
  • particular
  • point
  • report
  • scoop
  • scrap
  • specific
  • story
  • conversation piece
  • minor point
  • write-up
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antonyms for specifics

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  • whole
  • heedlessness
  • ignorance
  • neglect
  • generality
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    How to use specifics in a sentence

    He had mastered the trick of making universals sound like specifics.
    SENSE FROM THOUGHT DIVIDEMARK IRVIN CLIFTON
    Alas, yes; although I tried to keep him up, giving him specifics and carminatives and bleeding him once.
    UNDER THE ROSEFREDERIC STEWART ISHAM
    Before giving it up as insoluble we should make full proof of these homely specifics.
    APPLETONS' POPULAR SCIENCE MONTHLY, JULY 1899VARIOUS
    The idea of specifics in medicine has to a large extent disappeared.
    PSYCHOTHERAPYJAMES J. WALSH
    In Japan the stones are accounted of medicinal value, while in Burma and Assam they are infallible specifics for ophthalmia.
    ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 5, SLICE 5VARIOUS
    The majority of the “specifics,” “panaceas,” etc., advertised in the newspapers are humbugs.
    LIGHTS AND SHADOWS OF NEW YORK LIFEJAMES D. MCCABE
    You are talking in terms of conclusions which is all right with me if you will give me the specifics also.
    WARREN COMMISSION (2 OF 26): HEARINGS VOL. II (OF 15)THE PRESIDENT'S COMMISSION ON THE ASSASSINATION OF PRESIDENT KENNEDY
    If I ask him about his symptoms, he gets angry; and if I offer him any of my specifics, he has the ill-manners to exclaim: 'Bosh!
    CONTINENTAL MONTHLY, VOL. I, NO. V, MAY, 1862VARIOUS
    Beneath that it read: Specifics for every poison, whether animal, vegetable, or mineral.
    THE STATUS CIVILIZATIONROBERT SHECKLEY
    Is one of those sterling specifics whose curative effects are quickly realized on the first trial.
    INTESTINAL ILLSALCINOUS BURTON JAMISON
    SYNONYM OF THE DAY
    OCTOBER 26, 1985
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    WORDS RELATED TO SPECIFICS

    • fine points
    • minutiae
    • particulars
    • specifics
    • technicalities
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