one Idioms & Phrases
- after one fashion; alike. Obs. Chaucer.
- of the same or equal nature, or consequence;
as, he says that it isShak. all onewhat course you take. = all the same
- in agreement or concord. See
At one, in the Vocab.
Ever in one
- continually; perpetually; always. Obs. Chaucer.
- in union; in a single whole.
One and one, One by one
- singly; one at a time; one after another."Raising one by one the suppliant crew." Dryden.
(a)On a certain day, not definitely specified, referring to time past.
One day when Phoebe fair, With all her band, was following the chase. Spenser.
(b)Referring to future time: At some uncertain day or period; some day.
Well, I will marry one day. Shak.