HyperDic: exclusive

English > 4 senses of the word exclusive:
ADJECTIVEallexclusive, solenot divided or shared with others
allexclusiveexcluding much or all
allexclusive, single, undividednot divided among or brought to bear on more than one object or objective
NOUNcommunicationexclusive, scoopa news report that is reported first by one news organization
exclusive > pronunciation
Soundsihkskluw'sihv
Rhymesabortive ... vituperative: 304 rhymes with ihv...
English > exclusive: 4 senses > adjective 1
Meaningnot divided or shared with others.
Example"they have exclusive use of the machine"
Synonymsole
Broaderunsharednot shared / shared
Spanishexclusivo, restringido
Adverbsexclusivelywithout any others being included or involved
Verbsexcludeprevent from being included or considered or accepted
English > exclusive: 4 senses > adjective 2
Meaningexcluding much or all; especially all but a particular group or minority.
Examples
  • "exclusive clubs"
  • "an exclusive restaurants and shops"
Narroweralone, onlyExclusive of anyone or anything else
innerexclusive to a center
inside, inner, privilegedConfined to an exclusive group
selectiveCharacterized by very careful or fastidious selection
white-shoedenoting a company or law firm owned and run by members of the WASP elite who are generally conservative
OppositeinclusiveIncluding much or everything
Nounsexclusivenesstendency to associate with only a select group
Verbsexcludeprevent from entering
English > exclusive: 4 senses > adjective 3
Meaningnot divided among or brought to bear on more than one object or objective.
Example "gained their exclusive attention"
Synonymssingle, undivided
BroaderconcentratedGathered together or made less diffuse
English > exclusive: 4 senses > noun 1, communication
MeaningA news report that is reported first by one news organization.
Synonymscoop
Broaderreport, news report, story, account, write upA short / short account of the news
Spanishexclusiva
Catalanexclusiva

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