each meaning

EN[iːt͡ʃ] [it͡ʃ] [-iːtʃ]
  • Each may refer to:
  • each, a determiner and indefinite pronoun in the English language
  • EACH, Educational Action Challenging Homophobia, a UK charitable organisation

    Definition of each in English Dictionary

  • NounPLeaches
    1. (operations, philosophy) An individual item: the least quantitative unit in a grouping.
    2. Determiner
      1. All; every; qualifying a singular noun, indicating all examples of the thing so named seen as individual or separate items (compare every).
        1. Irregular bedtimes may disrupt healthy brain development in young children, according to a study of intelligence and sleeping habits.  ¶ Going to bed at a different time each night affected girls more than boys, but both fared worse on mental tasks than children who had a set bedtime, researchers found.
      2. Every one; every thing.
        1. I'm going to give each of you a chance to win. ‎
      3. For one; per.
        1. The apples cost 50 cents each. ‎
    3. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • They were blasting away at each other for 10 minutes before the shooting died down.
        • He handed out tearsheets for each of the stocks he was recommending.
        • To incorporate this into our statistical analysis, we split the participants of each payoff condition into two groups using a split mean procedure on the average interkeypress interval times (IKI).
      2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
        • Each year they handpick seven candidates for next year's committee.
        • Each tile within Google Maps consists of 256 × 256 pixels. ‎
        • Each wit may praise it for his own dear sake, / And hint he writ it, if the thing should take.
      3. Used in the Ending of Sentence
        • At one extreme, the two plots in Malaysia are in tall, evergreen forest; have no regular dry season; and include over 800 tree and treelet species each.
        • It is this uniqueness that draws curious coffee and food lovers, and inspire them to go cafe-hopping to savour a different experience at each.
        • With the CE protocol, tortuous loops were better detected in 43.5%, capillary nonperfusion regions in 26.1%, and neovascularization and hemorrhages in 13% each.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Determiners
        • Nouns
          • Countable nouns
          • Pronouns
            • Indefinite pronouns
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          Source: Wiktionary

          Meaning of each for the defined word.

          Grammatically, this word "each" is a determiner. It's also a noun, more specifically, a countable noun. It's also a pronoun, more specifically, an indefinite pronoun.
          Difficultness: Level 1
          Easy     ➨     Difficult
          Definiteness: Level 9
          Definite    ➨     Versatile