Definition of 'at once'
Example sentences containing 'at once'
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Cut into slices and serve at once with the strawberries. Times, Sunday Times (2016)But if there is a power supply failure, all the services go down at once. Computing (2010) Go and leave at once. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Or, to put it another way, lots of stuff going on at once. Times, Sunday Times (2016)He had three jobs at once just to pay for his training. The Sun (2010)His next move did not win at once but set up a winning endgame. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Turn it on to a warm platter and serve at once. The Sun (2013)You had better go to bed at once dear. North and South (1855)On landing we at once entered upon a scene that baffles me. The Times Literary Supplement (2011) Tell me at once what you mean. Middlemarch (1872)We think we must have her at once. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Do not try to win all things at once or you will fail. The Sun (2016)Top with the lid of the roll and serve at once. The Sun (2011)In case you decide to work together then it is definitely better to go all at once. The Sun (2011)But please to tell me at once what you have done. Middlemarch (1872)We must at once take steps for obtaining it. The Daisy Chain (1837)Sprinkle with the chopped chives and serve at once with a crisp green salad. The Sun (2013)How many generations of your family have gone at once? The Sun (2013)Then we must take off at once! Anti-Ice (1993)But he just got me at once'. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The Frenchman could not at once tell which would be predominant. RALEGH'S LAST JOURNEY: A Tale of Madness, Vanity and Treachery (2003)I have been shot at once or twice. The Sun (2016)Get them written and addressed all at once, and just pop them in the mail when your reminder comes up. Christianity Today (2000)But if that was true, then surely she would have got out of the car at once upon reaching her destination. KANDAHAR COCKNEY: A Tale of Two Worlds (2004)Some of the books I have only looked at once or twice. Times, Sunday Times (2014)She said: 'Being a head is a great job and the chance to help two schools at once was just too good to turn down. The Sun (2009)
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