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noun (ones)
  1. (mathematics) The neutral element with respect to multiplication in a ring.
  2. The digit or figure 1.
  3. A one-dollar bill.
  4. (cricket) One run scored by hitting the ball and running between the wickets; a single.
adjective 
  1. Of a period of time, being particular; as, one morning, one year.
One day the prince set forth to kill the dragon that had brought terror to his father"s kingdom for centuries.
  1. A single, unspecified thing; a; any.
My aunt used to say, "One day is just like the other."
  1. sole, Sole, only.
He is the man who can help you.
  1. whole, Whole, entire.
He is hell of a guy.
pronoun (reflexive, oneself, possessive, one"s)
  1. (context, nominative case) Any person or thing.
One shouldn"t be too quick to judge.
The big looks good.
  1. (context, accusative case) Any person or thing.
I want the green .
One"s guilt may trouble .
Etymology: From (term, an, , lang=ang) (same word as (term, an)), from (proto, Germanic, ainaz), from (proto, Indo-European, oinos). Cognate with German (term, ein, lang=de), Dutch (term, een, lang=nl)/(term, één, lang=nl), French (term, un, lang=fr), Russian (term, , lang=ru).


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