Definitions of personal

  1. A movable; a chattel. Webster Dictionary DB
  2. Personally. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  3. particular to a given individual Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. concerning or affecting a particular person or his or her private life and personality; "a personal favor"; "for your personal use"; "personal papers"; "I have something personal to tell you"; "a personal God"; "he has his personal bank account and she has hers" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  5. intimately concerning a person's body or physical being; "personal hygiene" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  6. indicating grammatical person; "personal verb endings" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  7. Pertaining to human beings as distinct from things. Webster Dictionary DB
  8. Of or pertaining to a particular person; relating to, or affecting, an individual, or each of many individuals; peculiar or proper to private concerns; not public or general; as, personal comfort; personal desire. Webster Dictionary DB
  9. Pertaining to the external or bodily appearance; corporeal; as, personal charms. Webster Dictionary DB
  10. Done in person; without the intervention of another. Webster Dictionary DB
  11. Relating to an individual, his character, conduct, motives, or private affairs, in an invidious and offensive manner; as, personal reflections or remarks. Webster Dictionary DB
  12. Denoting person; as, a personal pronoun. Webster Dictionary DB
  13. Relating to an individual and his private affairs; pertaining to looks; done by oneself; relating to one's character or conduct; movable. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  14. Belonging to a person: peculiar to a person or his private concerns: pertaining to the external appearance: done in person: applying offensively to one's character: (gram.) denoting the person. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  15. Belonging, or relating, to a person; done in person; bodily; movable, as property. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  16. Characteristic of human beings. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  17. Belonging to a person, not a thing; relating, affecting, peculiar to, or applicable to a person; pertaining to the external appearance; done in person; denoting the person. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  18. Pert. to men or women, not to things; peculiar or proper to him or to her; applying directly to one's character or conduct; exterior; in gram., denoting the three persons of the verb; movable, not real. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

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Usage examples for personal

  1. You've given me some personal information; I'll give you some in return. – The Grand Babylon Hotel by Arnold Bennett
  2. The personal evidence of Jesus Christ himself. – Addresses by Phillips Brooks