Definition of 'one'
Example sentences containing 'one'
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We really love one another and the worry is making her ill. The Sun (2017)To trick people into voting one way or another is a kind of theft. Times, Sunday Times (2016)My number one tipple over the holidays is mulled wine. The Sun (2016)It was something one should not have said. Times, Sunday Times (2017)There are lots of very different ones. Times, Sunday Times (2016)This puts us in a peer group of one. Times, Sunday Times (2017)They had at least one thing in common. Times, Sunday Times (2017)This is hard work, playing three games in one day is tough. The Sun (2016)That means he was given top grades in both subjects at one of the world's most famous seats of learning. The Sun (2016)Keep time to lavish on loved ones. The Sun (2015)They are probably not the ones people want to see. Times, Sunday Times (2009)It spent four weeks at number one. Times, Sunday Times (2006)They dig for two days and one night without stopping. BRITAIN BC: Life In Britain and Ireland before the Romans (2003) Say the number one in your mind. Times, Sunday Times (2007)You throw something one way and you are pushed the other way. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The referendum is the one subject about which he is deadly serious. Times, Sunday Times (2016)We used one of the conference rooms and my husband accompanied me. Times, Sunday Times (2014) One is enthusiasm and the other is commitment to the aims of the group. Coping with Angina (1990)Two sets of benefits will be paid for one person out of work. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The winner is one of those three. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Turkey and crackling is a new one on me. The Sun (2010)This indicator leads the business cycle by one year. Collins Dictionary of Economics (1993)The nature of it was very different to this one. Times, Sunday Times (2010)It may only have been the observations of one particular game but it set me wondering. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The chance to work on one is the kind of offer that a writer cannot refuse. Times, Sunday Times (2014)This looks like one arm of a moat around a medieval house on the site. Times, Sunday Times (2009)She only has the one car at the moment. Times, Sunday Times (2009)
Trends of 'one'
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