[ noun ] the quality of being one of a kind
"that singularity distinguished him from all his companions"
Used in print(Howard Nemerov, "Themes and Methods: The Early...)
Finally , the theatrical ( and perversely erotic ) notions of dressing_up , cosmetics , disguise , and especially change of costume ( or singularity of costume , as with Cipolla ) , are characteristically associated with the catastrophes of Mann 's stories .
[ noun ] strangeness by virtue of being remarkable or unusual