one only, and not any other
special or more than usual
if sb is particular, sb wants sth to be exactly right
careful and exact
a small single part of a whole; detail
"he always reasons from the particular to the general"
"it was perfect in all details"
"the particular demands of the job"
"has a particular preference for Chinese art"
"a peculiar bond of sympathy between them"
"an expression peculiar to Canadians"
"rights peculiar to the rich"
"the special features of a computer"
"my own special chair"
"interested in one particular artist"
"a man who wishes to make a particular woman fall in love with him"
"he paid especial attention to her"
"a matter of particular and unusual importance"
"a special occasion"
"a special reason to confide in her"
"what's so special about the year 2000?"
"his special interest is music"
"she gets special (or particular) satisfaction from her volunteer work"
"a finicky eater"
"fussy about clothes"
"very particular about how her food was prepared"
"a particular description of the room"
In the trenches a subaltern's business was rather general than particular.
出自： E. Blunden
Painters with different aims can find in him inspiration..for their own particular endeavours.
出自： K. Clark
Everyone should receive the training appropriate to his particular aptitude.
That performance brings "Music at Night"to a close for this particular Thursday.
I like to read book in general and English book in particular.