Definition for SIN'GLE

SIN'GLE, v.t.

  1. To select, as an individual person or thing from among a number; to choose one from others. A dog who can single out his master in the dark. – Bacon.
  2. To sequester; to withdraw; to retire; as, an agent singling itself from comforts. [Not used.] – Hooker.
  3. To take alone; as, men commendable when singled from society. [Not in use.] – Hooker.
  4. To separate. – Sidney.

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