(noun.) a single person or thing; 'he is the best one'; 'this is the one I ordered'.
(noun.) the smallest whole number or a numeral representing this number; 'he has the one but will need a two and three to go with it'; 'they had lunch at one'.
(adj.) being a single entity made by combining separate components; 'three chemicals combining into one solution' .
(adj.) used of a single unit or thing; not two or more; '`ane' is Scottish' .
(adj.) indefinite in time or position; 'he will come one day'; 'one place or another' .
(adj.) used informally as an intensifier; 'that is one fine dog' .
(adj.) of the same kind or quality; 'two animals of one species' .
(adj.) having the indivisible character of a unit; 'a unitary action'; 'spoke with one voice' .
(a.) Being a single unit, or entire being or thing, and no more; not multifold; single; individual.
(a.) Denoting a person or thing conceived or spoken of indefinitely; a certain. "I am the sister of one Claudio" [Shak.], that is, of a certain man named Claudio.
(a.) Pointing out a contrast, or denoting a particular thing or person different from some other specified; -- used as a correlative adjective, with or without the.
(a.) Closely bound together; undivided; united; constituting a whole.
(a.) Single in kind; the same; a common.
(a.) Single; inmarried.
(n.) A single unit; as, one is the base of all numbers.
(n.) A symbol representing a unit, as 1, or i.
(n.) A single person or thing.
(indef. pron.) Any person, indefinitely; a person or body; as, what one would have well done, one should do one's self.
(v. t.) To cause to become one; to gather into a single whole; to unite; to assimilite.
a. . Single, individual.. The same.. United, undivided.
n. . Unit.. Individual, person, human being.
SYN:Single, undivided, individual
pron. a person (indefinitely) as in 'one says:' any one: some one.—n. a single person or thing: a unit.
adj. single in number position or kind: undivided: the same: a certain some implying a name unknown or denoting insignificance or contempt as 'one Guy Fawkes a Spaniard!'—adjs. One′-eyed having but one eye: limited in vision; One′-hand′ed single-handed; One′-horse drawn by a single horse: petty mean inferior; One′-idea'd entirely possessed by one idea.—ns. One′ness singleness unity; Oner (wun′ėr) one possessing some special skill an adept (slang).—pron. Oneself′ one's self: himself or herself.—adj. One′-sid′ed limited to one side: partial: (bot.) turned to one side.—adv. One′-sid′edly.—n. One′-sid′edness.—One another each other; One by one singly: in order; One day on a certain day: at an indefinite time.—All one just the same: of no consequence; At one of one mind.
- Miss Vye's family is a good one on her mother's side; and her father was a romantic wanderer--a sort of Greek Ulysses. 托马斯·哈代. 还乡.
- Dose, teaspoonful to one-half wineglassful, as needed. 威廉K.戴维. 智者、化学家和伟大医生的秘密.
- Permit me to mention one little instance, which, though it relates to myself, will not be quite uninteresting to you. 本杰明·富兰克林. 富兰克林自传.
- Except one man, who got up and went out. 查尔斯·狄更斯. 双城记.
- Yes, but such care could have been furnished by any one of us. 欧内斯特·海明威. 丧钟为谁而鸣.
- One sees very little about it in the newspapers and popular magazines, in spite of the fact that it is the keystone, so to speak, of the motion-picture industry. 佚名. 神奇的知识之书.
- George Lamb and Elliston together, after they had listened to a page or two, with one voice exclaimed, Very stupid. 哈里特·威尔逊. 哈里特·威尔逊回忆录.
- People will pay as freely to gratify one passion as another, their resentment as their pride. 本杰明·富兰克林. 富兰克林自传.
- During the day Meade assaulted and carried one more redan to his right and two to his left. 尤利西斯·格兰特. U．S．格兰特的个人回忆录.
- The understanding of the place of theory in life is a comparatively new one. 沃尔特·李普曼. 政治序论.
- Is there some one in La Granja capable of this? 欧内斯特·海明威. 丧钟为谁而鸣.
- There's a tub of lard on the ribs of each one. 欧内斯特·海明威. 丧钟为谁而鸣.
- His wife saw the one part at least of the bouquet-scene. 威廉·梅克比斯·萨克雷. 名利场.
- They were scheming to outdo one another, to rob weaker contemporaries, to destroy rivals, so that they might for a brief interval swagger. 赫伯特·乔治·威尔斯. 世界史纲.
- It is also said that one man to-day, with the aid of a steam engine, performs the work of 120 men in the last century. Edward W. Byrn. 十九世纪发明进展.
- These are two celebrated ones. 查尔斯·狄更斯. 远大前程.
- How about the irreclaimable ones, though? 伊迪丝·华顿. 快乐之家.
- And the ones who would not make war? 欧内斯特·海明威. 永别了,武器.
- Mr. Sam Wynne coming up with great haste, to insist on the elder girls joining in the game as well as the younger ones, Caroline was again left alone. 夏洛蒂·勃朗特. 雪莉.
- Glass thermometers of the above type are the ones most generally used, but there are many different types for special purposes. 伯莎M.克拉克. 科学通论.
- Part of what had before been employed in other trades, is necessarily withdrawn from them, and turned into some of the new and more profitable ones. 亚当·斯密. 国富论.
- You must choose me for your churchwarden, Mr. Helstone, the next time you elect new ones. 夏洛蒂·勃朗特. 雪莉.
- Hussey also had his machine there, and they were the only ones represented. Edward W. Byrn. 十九世纪发明进展.
- He knew now he was up against the crazies; the ones with the black-and-red scarves. 欧内斯特·海明威. 丧钟为谁而鸣.
- For, it is a remarkable fact in genealogy that no De Any ones ever came over with Anybody else. 查尔斯·狄更斯. 我们共同的朋友.
- Thank you, I prefer spiders, she replied, fishing up two unwary little ones who had gone to a creamy death. 路易莎·梅·奥尔科特. 小妇人.
- The Great Geyser and the New Geyser are the most remarkable ones in Iceland, where there are about a hundred altogether. 佚名. 神奇的知识之书.
- So he got one of my long locks of hair, and I got one of his short ones. 夏洛蒂·勃朗特. 雪莉.
- These here ones as is below, though, ain't reg'lar thoroughbred sawbones; they're only in trainin'. 查尔斯·狄更斯. 匹克威克外传.
- Being lofty about the passing fad and the ephemeral outcry is all very well in the biographies of dead men, but rank nonsense in the rulers of real ones. 沃尔特·李普曼. 政治序论.