- (some video games) an additional life or an object that increases the player's number of chances or "lives" by one
verb , one-up
If you hit that block, you can get a one-up.
(idiom) To outdo, to do something slightly better than a competitor did last time
Every year the neighbors try to one-up each other with their holiday light displays.
A newspaper page containing signed articles by commentators expressing various viewpoints, traditionally printed opposite the editorial page, which contains articles written by the newspaper's editorial board.
- Of or being a newspaper page, usually opposite the editorial page, that features signed articles expressing personal viewpoints.