Definition of 'one day'
Example sentences containing 'one-day'
Times, Sunday Times (2009) The Sun (2012) The Sun (2015)
We get one day off a week.Times, Sunday Times (2009) The Sun (2013) The Times Literary Supplement (2011) Times, Sunday Times (2007) Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Maybe one day in the future.The Sun (2013)
Then one day you find you can't do it any more.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Seeing a lottery winner hold up a cheque triumphs over the absurdly small odds that one day you will be such a winner.Times, Sunday Times (2008) The Sun (2016) Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Now there are three, but one day there will be two.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
But you'll find out one day.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Ironically, he might one day consider himself lucky not to have been the recipient of unquestioning adoration.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
I hope you are so lucky one day.Times, Sunday Times (2007) Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Doing five different tasks in one day will make anyone feel splintered, unable to work at maximum efficiency.Christianity Today (2000) Why Am I Afraid to Divorce? (1994)
The Sun (2009) Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Northeast found form again in the one-day game.Times, Sunday Times (2014) Times, Sunday Times (2006) Times, Sunday Times (2009) The Sun (2011) Times, Sunday Times (2013)
My enthusiasm one-day cricket is still there.The Sun (2006)
Court bailiffs and driving examiners also staged a one-day strike against government plans to trim their high fixed fees.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Whether the balance of the one-day game has now shifted too far in favour of the batsmen is a moot point.Times, Sunday Times (2015) Times, Sunday Times (2014) Times, Sunday Times (2006) The Sun (2007) Times, Sunday Times (2006) The Sun (2008) The Sun (2009)
Free one-day taster courses run throughout the year to give prospective students an idea of what studying at Northumbria would be like.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
But in the next three one-day games we are going to have to get some kind of victory ahead of the Tests.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Popular course The one-day course.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
Trends of 'one day'
View usage over:
Definition of one day from the Collins English Dictionary
We take a look at the etymology behind the word 'election' on the run up to the UK General Election in June
Language expert Ian Brookes looks at the word 'election' and its origins.
Join the Collins community
All the latest wordy news, linguistic insights, offers and competitions every month.