Definition of 'as one'
Example sentences containing 'as one'
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The driver leapt from the engine to help people to safety as one of the carriages collapsed on its side. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It is time for us to come together as one, united people. The Sun (2016)She thought of the robin as one of the people. The Secret Garden (1911)They set out as one thing and went through a handbrake turn. Times, Sunday Times (2014)He saw this as one way to honour his vow. Times, Sunday Times (2012)But it lists the failure to land in time as one of four causes of the crash. The Sun (2015) People see him as one of them. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Should we accept it as one of those things? Times, Sunday Times (2016) People began acting as one and the idea went viral. Times, Sunday Times (2008)He is impossible to pin down as one thing or the other. Times, Sunday Times (2014)With stone paving there is no problem because the edging stone can be cut just as one wishes. The Education of a Gardener (1994)Another good suggestion includes praying for the pastor and board at least as much time as one talks about them. Christianity Today (2000)But as many as one in four people may have milder forms of the condition and suffer no ill effects. Times, Sunday Times (2007)They're all just as miserable as one another. Times, Sunday Times (2015) Just as one team goes top, something else happens to knock them off their perch. The Sun (2008)There is no such thing as one more lap for Schumacher. Times, Sunday Times (2014)In short, they were as charming a bunch of people as one might hope to meet. Caves and Cave Life (1993)You can then sit down with the people who are pulling together the whole racing car, as one group. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The bay is in the same exclusive underground car park as one that sold just ten months ago for 275,000. The Sun (2014)Of course I do not do the latter all on my own but as one of a group. Inside Perestroika: The Future of the Soviet Economy (1990)As one of the group locked a door, a key snapped, trapping the crew inside. The Sun (2015)I know ebooks are the way, just as one knew 35mm film was over. Times, Sunday Times (2011)But there comes a time, as one airline executive famously said, when you cut so much cheese off the pizza that no one will eat it. Times, Sunday Times (2015)
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