Definition of one

Scrabble & Words with friends points


  • one is a valid Scrabble US word with a point value of 3
  • one is a valid Scrabble UK word with a point value of 3
  • one is a valid Words with friends word with a point value of 4

Definition of one


  • (informal) very; used informally as an intensifier (adjective)

    Examples

    1. that is one fine dog

    Synonyms

    1. right
  • having the indivisible character of a unit (adjective)

    Examples

    1. spoke with one voice

    Synonyms

    1. unitary
  • used of a single unit or thing; not two or more (adjective)

    Synonyms

    1. 1
    2. ane
    3. i
  • the smallest whole number or a numeral representing this number (noun)

    Examples

    1. he has the one but will need a two and three to go with it
    2. they had lunch at one

    Synonyms

    1. 1
    2. ace
    3. i
    4. single
    5. unity
  • eminent beyond or above comparison (adjective)

    Examples

    1. she's one girl in a million
    2. the one and only Muhammad Ali

    Synonyms

    1. matchless
    2. nonpareil
    3. one and only
    4. peerless
    5. unmatchable
    6. unmatched
    7. unrivaled
    8. unrivalled
  • a single person or thing (noun)

    Examples

    1. he is the best one
    2. this is the one I ordered
  • being a single entity made by combining separate components (adjective)

    Examples

    1. three chemicals combining into one solution
  • indefinite in time or position (adjective)

    Examples

    1. he will come one day
    2. one place or another
  • of the same kind or quality (adjective)

    Examples

    1. two animals of one species

See definition of one in Merriam Webster

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