Definitions For Individual


  • A human being
  • A single organism


  • Being or characteristic of a single thing or person


  • Separate and distinct from others of the same kind
  • Concerning one person exclusively
  • Characteristic of or meant for a single person or thing


  • A single person : a person who is considered separate from the rest of a group
  • A particular person
  • A single member or part of a group

Is Individual a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Individual is worth 15 points in Scrabble and 19 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Individual in a Sentence

  • What are the individual traits of the breed?
  • The doctor carefully evaluates the individual needs of her patients.
  • Students will receive as much individual attention as possible.
  • They promote a philosophy that sacrifices the rights of the individual for the public welfare.
  • They are both rather odd individuals.
  • Are you the individual I spoke with on the telephone?

Synonyms for Individual

Antonyms for Individual

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