Meaning: a distinct part that can be specified separately in a group of things that could be enumerated on a list; "he noticed an item in the New York Times"; "she had several items on her shopping list"; "the main point on the agenda was taken up first"
detail, particular, item
Meaning: a small part that can be considered separately from the whole; "it was perfect in all details"
Meaning: a whole individual unit; especially when included in a list or collection; "they reduced the price on many items"
detail, item, point
Meaning: an isolated fact that is considered separately from the whole; "several of the details are similar"; "a point of information"
meaning of the word
Meaning: (used when listing or enumerating items) also; "a length of chain, item a hook"-Philip Guedalla
The shaven face of the priest is a further item to the same effect.
It was in the form of a public warning and news item, and read as follows:
If you won't give me them, I will have every item out of the trucks and make a new list.
To fill our heads, like a scrapbook, with this and that item as a finished and done-for thing, is not to think.
"Here's an item: 'Twelve Plymouth Rocks, twelve dollars;' and farther down: 'Twelve Plymouth Rocks, eighteen dollars.'"
"I saw that same item and several others besides, and I have only told the truth when I say that a large number of people are considering the possibilities of music as a substitute for drugs.
Meanwhile, as every one she cared to see came to HER (and she could fill her rooms as easily as the Beauforts, and without adding a single item to the menu of her suppers), she did not suffer from her geographic isolation.
The second item was the ingenious and varied forms of conveyor belt, devised and used by Edison at the concentrating works, and subsequently developed into a separate and extensive business by an engineer to whom he gave permission to use his plans and patterns.
The searching look of the eyes, the sharp voice, the hard knotty fingers, the thin straight lips, the long silences, the "front-piece" that didn't match her hair, the very obvious "parting" that seemed sewed in with linen thread on black net,--there was not a single item that appealed to Rebecca.