one Idioms & Phrases
- after one fashion; alike. Obs. Chaucer.
- of the same or equal nature, or consequence; as, he says that it is all one what course you take. Shak. = 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.
(b) Referring to future time: At some uncertain day or period; some day.
Well, I will marry one day.
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