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singleness

[sing-guh l-nis] /ˈsɪŋ gəl nɪs/
noun
1.
the state or quality of being single.
Origin
1520-1530
1520-30; single + -ness
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  • All else is secondary, and it is this singleness of aim that gives his work its driving power.
  • While it isn't for everyone, there are people who appreciate the peace and quiet singleness offers.
  • In nature everything is distinct, yet nothing defined into absolute independent singleness.
  • And each of these three is invested with a singleness of purpose that lends danger to whatever they wish for.
  • The investigator should maintain a singleness of purpose during the interview.
  • One of the key ones is efficiency and singleness of decision.
  • One does not find the singleness of purpose and the coherence of thought that mark his later work.

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