1. to a distinctly greater extent or degree than is common

- he was particularly fussy about spelling

- a particularly gruesome attack

Similar word(s): especially, peculiarly, specially

2. specifically or especially distinguished from others

- loves Bach, particularly his partitas

- recommended one book in particular

- trace major population movements for the Pueblo groups in particular

3. uniquely or characteristically

- everyone has a moment in history which belongs particularly to him

Similar word(s): peculiarly

Sentences with particularly as an adverb:

- The apƩritifs were particularly stimulating.