ONES MEANING IN ENGLISH

• Ones Definition & Synonyms

  1. (adv.) Once.


• On Definition & Synonyms

  1. (prep.) In continuance; without interruption or ceasing; as, sleep on, take your ease; say on; sing on.
  2. (prep.) Toward; for; -- indicating the object of some passion; as, have pity or compassion on him.
  3. (prep.) At, or in contact with, the surface or upper part of a thing, and supported by it; placed or lying in contact with the surface; as, the book lies on the table, which stands on the floor of a house on an island.
  4. (prep.) Forward, in succession; as, from father to son, from the son to the grandson, and so on.
  5. (prep.) Forward, in progression; onward; -- usually with a verb of motion; as, move on; go on.
  6. (prep.) At the peril of, or for the safety of.
  7. (prep.) At or in the time of; during; as, on Sunday we abstain from labor. See At (synonym).
  8. (prep.) Adhering; not off; as in the phrase, "He is neither on nor off," that is, he is not steady, he is irresolute.
  9. (prep.) Indicating dependence or reliance; with confidence in; as, to depend on a person for assistance; to rely on; hence, indicating the ground or support of anything; as, he will promise on certain conditions; to bet on a horse.
  10. (prep.) In progress; proceeding; as, a game is on.
  11. (prep.) By virtue of; with the pledge of; -- denoting a pledge or engagement, and put before the thing pledged; as, he affirmed or promised on his word, or on his honor.
  12. (prep.) To or against the surface of; -- used to indicate the motion of a thing as coming or falling to the surface of another; as, rain falls on the earth.
  13. (prep.) At or near; adjacent to; -- indicating situation, place, or position; as, on the one hand, on the other hand; the fleet is on the American coast.
  14. (prep.) At the time of, conveying some notion of cause or motive; as, on public occasions, the officers appear in full dress or uniform. Hence, in consequence of, or following; as, on the ratification of the treaty, the armies were disbanded.
  15. (prep.) In reference or relation to; as, on our part expect punctuality; a satire on society.
  16. (prep.) Denoting performance or action by contact with the surface, upper part, or outside of anything; hence, by means of; with; as, to play on a violin or piano. Hence, figuratively, to work on ones feelings; to make an impression on the mind.
  17. (prep.) Occupied with; in the performance of; as, only three officers are on duty; on a journey.
  18. (prep.) In addition to; besides; -- indicating multiplication or succession in a series; as, heaps on heaps; mischief on mischief; loss on loss; thought on thought.
  19. (prep.) Of.
  20. (prep.) In the service of; connected with; of the number of; as, he is on a newspaper; on a committee.
  21. (prep.) Attached to the body, as clothing or ornament, or for use.
  22. (prep.) The general signification of on is situation, motion, or condition with respect to contact or support beneath
  23. (prep.) To the account of; -- denoting imprecation or invocation, or coming to, falling, or resting upon; as, on us be all the blame; a curse on him.


Synonyms:
Along,

• One Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) A symbol representing a unit, as 1, or i.
  2. (n.) A single person or thing.
  3. (a.) Pointing out a contrast, or denoting a particular thing or person different from some other specified; -- used as a correlative adjective, with or without the.
  4. (n.) A single unit; as, one is the base of all numbers.
  5. (a.) Single in kind; the same; a common.
  6. (a.) Denoting a person or thing conceived or spoken of indefinitely; a certain. "I am the sister of one Claudio" [Shak.], that is, of a certain man named Claudio.
  7. (a.) Being a single unit, or entire being or thing, and no more; not multifold; single; individual.
  8. (a.) Single; inmarried.
  9. (indef. pron.) Any person, indefinitely; a person or body; as, what one would have well done, one should do ones self.
  10. (v. t.) To cause to become one; to gather into a single whole; to unite; to assimilite.
  11. (a.) Closely bound together; undivided; united; constituting a whole.


Synonyms:
Ace, I, Matchless, Nonpareil, Peerless, Single, Unitary, Unity, Unrivaled,

• Oneself Definition & Synonyms

  1. (pron.) A reflexive form of the indefinite pronoun one. Commonly writen as two words, ones self.


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