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  1. one by oneadverb

    one at a time, sequentially, one after the other, serially

  2. one by oneadverb

    Individually in succession; one at a time.

    The passengers escaped through the hatch one by one.

    one after the other, sequentially, serially, one at a time

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  1. one by one, one after another, one at a timeadverb

    in single file

    "the prisoners came out one by one"

    one at a time, by the piece, on an individual basis, individually, one after another, separately, singly, severally

  2. by the piece, one by oneadverb

    one piece at a time

    "she sold the plates by the piece"

    one at a time, by the piece, on an individual basis, individually, one after another, separately, singly, severally

  3. individually, separately, singly, severally, one by one, on an individual basisadverb

    apart from others

    "taken individually, the rooms were, in fact, square"; "the fine points are treated singly"

    independently, by the piece, one after another, individually, respectively, separately, singly, severally, one at a time, on an individual basis

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  1. Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras ':

    The party is over, the predators, those who owe the Greek people, will appear one by one at the counter to pay the bill.

  2. Qin Yinglin:

    If you checked carefully, testing one-by-one, then for sure everyone has it, this is a high probability event.

  3. Steve Greenberg:

    Mr. Kelly is strong, he's got a lot of support and he's going to be vindicated on all these charges -- one by one if it has to be.

  4. Kerri Sackville:

    When I was reading this I was just horrified. I mean I'd read other messages before but just seeing them all compiled like that was just so confronting and so horrendous, then I was inspired by what happened after the Paris attacks where somebody tweeted out the names of all the victims one by one and I thought there was a lot of power in that.

  5. Joerg Wenninger:

    It will take us about six weeks to two months to establish the first stable collisions for the experiments, because we have to commission all the instruments, all the systems one by one.

Translations for one by one

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  • بالترتيبArabic
  • eine nach dem anderen, eines nach dem anderen, nacheinander, Stück für Stück, einer nach dem anderen, der Reihe nach, eins nach dem anderenGerman
  • uno por unoSpanish
  • یک‌به‌یک, یکی یکیPersian
  • yksitellenFinnish
  • un par un, un à unFrench
  • as éadan a chéileIrish
  • fear mu seach, tè mu seachScottish Gaelic
  • एक एक करकेHindi
  • egytől egyig, egyik a másik utánHungarian
  • uno per unoItalian
  • 一つずつJapanese
  • ಒಂದಾದ ನಂತರ ಮತ್ತೊಂದುKannada
  • یه‌که‌ یه‌که‌Kurdish
  • um por umPortuguese
  • по одному, один за другимRussian
  • један по један, jedan po jedanSerbo-Croatian
  • en efter en, en och en, den ena efter den andraSwedish
  • sıra ile, sıraylaTurkish

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