What is the meaning of exclusive?


  • A news report that is reported first by one news organization.
    • usage: "he got a scoop on the bribery of city officials"


  • Not divided or shared with others.
    • usage: "they have exclusive use of the machine"; "sole rights of publication"
  • Excluding much or all; especially all but a particular group or minority.
    • usage: "exclusive clubs"; "an exclusive restaurants and shops"
  • Not divided among or brought to bear on more than one object or objective.
    • usage: "judging a contest with a single eye"; "a single devotion to duty"; "undivided affection"; "gained their exclusive attention"
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