Exclusive - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ɪkˈskluːsɪv|  American pronunciation of the word exclusive
Brit.  |ɪkˈskluːsɪv|  British pronunciation of the word exclusive

noun

- a news report that is reported first by one news organization (syn: scoop)

adjective

- not divided or shared with others(syn: sole)
- not divided among or brought to bear on more than one object or objective(syn: single, undivided)

Examples

He belongs to an exclusive club.

She attended an exclusive private school.

one of the city's most exclusive restaurants

They gave their exclusive attention to the job.

Our figure skating club has exclusive use of the rink on Mondays.

Tune in to our exclusive coverage of Wimbledon.

This offer is exclusive to readers of The Sun.

Bel Air is an exclusive suburb of Los Angeles.

The committee's exclusive focus will be to improve public transportation.

a New York Post exclusive about the Kennedy marriage

The problem isn't exclusive to Dublin.

they have exclusive use of the machine

...his exclusive clothing store had habited the town's upper crust for as long as anyone could remember...

She was granted an exclusive franchise in the city's west end.

...the complacence of some of the rich kids at the exclusive private school...

Word forms

noun
singular: exclusive
plural: exclusives
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