Definition of 'be one thing'
Example sentences containing 'be one thing'
It just felt like it was one thing after another.The Sun (2015)
It was one thing after another.CHARMED LIFE (1977) The Sun (2008) Times, Sunday Times (2006)
Talking is one thing; action another.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
It's just been one thing after another.Times, Sunday Times (2012) The Sun (2014) Times, Sunday Times (2014) Times, Sunday Times (2009)
Since then, it's been one thing after another.Times, Sunday Times (2008) Times, Sunday Times (2008) Times, Sunday Times (2007)
Definition of be one thing from the Collins English Dictionary
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