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Synonyms for one

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  1. onepronoun

    A one-dollar bill.

    He is the one man who can help you.


  2. onenoun

    In agreement.

    We are one on the importance of learning.

    you, they

  3. onenoun

    Being a preeminent example.

    He is one hell of a guy.


  4. oneadjective

    Being an unknown person with the specified name.

    The town records from 1843 showed the overnight incarceration of one A. Lincoln.

    eleven, 1

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. one

    single, undivided, individual


Princeton's WordNet

  1. one, 1, I, ace, single, unitynoun

    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"

    virtuoso, star, angiotensin-converting enzyme, bingle, single, champion, superstar, unity, mavin, wholeness, maven, ace, oneness, sensation, genius, integrity, hotshot, wiz, whiz, atomic number 53, iodin, adept, wizard, angiotensin converting enzyme, iodine, whizz

    different, definite, comparable, ordinary, divided, ordinal, uncombined

  2. oneadjective

    a single person or thing

    "he is the best one"; "this is the one I ordered"

    unity, ace, single

    different, divided, definite, ordinary, comparable, ordinal, uncombined

  3. one, 1, i, aneadjective

    used of a single unit or thing; not two or more

    "`ane' is Scottish"

    unitary, unrivalled, one(a), i, peerless, matchless, unmatchable, unmatched, unrivaled, nonpareil, one and only(a), ane

    ordinary, definite, different, uncombined, ordinal, comparable, divided

  4. one(a), unitaryadjective

    having the indivisible character of a unit

    "a unitary action"; "spoke with one voice"

    definite, ordinary, different, uncombined, divided, comparable, ordinal

  5. one(a)adjective

    of the same kind or quality

    "two animals of one species"

    ordinal, different, divided, uncombined, definite, comparable, ordinary

  6. one(a)adjective

    used informally as an intensifier

    "that is one fine dog"

    divided, ordinal, comparable, definite, different, ordinary, uncombined

  7. one(a)adjective

    indefinite in time or position

    "he will come one day"; "one place or another"

    ordinal, different, divided, uncombined, ordinary, definite, comparable

  8. oneadjective

    being a single entity made by combining separate components

    "three chemicals combining into one solution"

    unitary, unrivalled, one(a), i, peerless, matchless, unmatchable, unmatched, unrivaled, nonpareil, one and only(a), ane

    ordinary, definite, ordinal, divided, uncombined, comparable, different

  9. matchless, nonpareil, one(a), one and only(a), peerless, unmatched, unmatchable, unrivaled, unrivalledadjective

    eminent beyond or above comparison

    "matchless beauty"; "the team's nonpareil center fielder"; "she's one girl in a million"; "the one and only Muhammad Ali"; "a peerless scholar"; "infamy unmatched in the Western world"; "wrote with unmatchable clarity"; "unrivaled mastery of her art"

    ordinal, ordinary, definite, divided, uncombined, comparable, different

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. oneadjective

    single, individual

  2. oneadjective

    the same

  3. oneadjective

    united, undivided

  4. onenoun


  5. onenoun

    individual, person, human being

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. onenoun


    Associated words:
    unify, unity, unification, numerary

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "one":

    1, vienna, single, uno, first, eden, person, someone

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  1. Nicholas Alahverdian:

    Interestingly enough,” said Alahverdian, “Thomas Wolfe thought he was one with the gods. But this was to be expected with a writer of his stature and talent. Thomas Wolfe had what is colloquially known as the “God complex” — that is, he felt that because of his God-like stature, his writing could save the world and cure it of its ailments.”

  2. Bennie Thompson:

    That dereliction of duty causes us real concern, and one of those concerns is that whether or not it was intentional, and whether or not that lack of attention for that longer period of time, would warrant a referral.

  3. Joshua Goldstein:

    While it is a significant piece of the consideration for the support of working people, it is only one piece of what the raising wages agenda is about, will it play a role? Absolutely, but there are a lot of different things that working people look at when they decide what leader they will support for the president.

  4. Jeb Bush:

    I worked hard here in Texas on the Latino vote by showing respect and my language was not one of alienation but one of welcome and unity, jeb's gon na do better than that.

  5. Jean-Francois Rameau:

    The main thing is you and I should exist, and that we should be you and I. Apart from that let everything go as it likes. The best order of things to my way thinking, is the one I was meant to be part of, and to hell with the most perfect of worlds if I am not in it. I would rather exist, even as an impudent argufier, than not exist at all.

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