Synonyms for unique
- one and only
- sui generis
Antonyms for unique
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR UNIQUE
We have seen this unique book (now the property of Mr. Sam: Timmins).
The view from the summit of the hill is commanding and beautiful, but its grape is unique.
Each moment in history is a fleeting time, precious and unique.
This river was not the least unique of our recent discoveries.
Their common decency in attitude toward the other sex was the unique bond of union.
However, it is popular because of its unique and delicate flavor.
Alike as to formation, aspect, and climate, the Causses are unique in France.'
Let it be remembered that this General Conference is a unique body.
They have not been fused in the rapture of some unique mood, not focussed by the intensity of an emotion.
No, by its conception alone the Melancholy attains to its unique impressiveness.
c.1600, "single, solitary," from French unique, from Latin unicus "single, sole," from unus "one" (see one). Meaning "forming the only one of its kind" is attested from 1610s; erroneous sense of "remarkable, uncommon" is attested from mid-19c.
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