go one on one

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • go one on one to contest one opponent by oneself; -- in a game, esp. basketball.
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Quotations

  • Friedrich Nietzsche
    Friedrich%20Nietzsche
    “One ought to hold on to one's heart; for if one lets it go, one soon loses control of the head too.”
  • T. S. Eliot
    T.%20S.%20Eliot
    “Where does one go from a world of insanity? Somewhere on the other side of despair.”
  • Jake Simmons
    Jake Simmons
    “One-tenth of the folks run the world. One-tenth watch them run it, and the other eighty percent don't know what the hell's going on.”
  • Barbara Walters
    Barbara Walters
    “I can get a better grasp of what is going on in the world from one good Washington dinner party than from all the background information NBC piles on my desk.”
  • Richard Brautigan
    Richard Brautigan
    “If you get hung up on everybody else's hang-ups, then the whole world's going to be nothing more than one huge gallows.”
  • Samuel Johnson
    Samuel%20Johnson
    “Go into the street, and give one man a lecture on morality, and another a shilling, and see which will respect you most.”

Usage

In literature:

She had one on the first day I went to Sanford High, and I had to go alone.
"Marjorie Dean" by Pauline Lester
When a shell drops near, there is always the feeling that it is going to fall on one's head.
"Life in a Tank" by Richard Haigh
They can't go digging up the whole blamed country just on the chance of finding another pocket like this one.
"The Ranch at the Wolverine" by B. M. Bower
I have another one on which I wish you to go.
"The Cryptogram" by James De Mille
If there are two lives, one for day and one for night, why doesn't the night one go straight on?
"A Modern Cinderella" by Amanda M. Douglas
I've learned a thing or two in my day, and one or two of them are going to be passed on to my offspring.
"The Prairie Child" by Arthur Stringer
On one of these occasions, when Hollyhock had to go downstairs to one of her meals, Leucha welcomed her back with beaming eyes.
"Hollyhock" by L. T. Meade
They're my new ones and they won't go on without a shoe-horn.
"The Hickory Limb" by Parker Fillmore
I only hope my tip is a straight one and I don't go short on the market.
"The Crevice" by William John Burns and Isabel Ostrander
One old negro when asked why he was leaving, replied: 'I don't know why or where I'm going, but I'm on my way.
"Negro Migration during the War" by Emmett J. Scott
But I could not go on with one ox.
"Ox-Team Days on the Oregon Trail" by Ezra Meeker
He's going to tell a good one on Marthy.
"In a Little Town" by Rupert Hughes
Come on, Meg, I'm going up to one and see what it is.
"Four Little Blossoms at Brookside Farm" by Mabel C. Hawley
He was going one way, and I the other, each on an Intramural car.
"Against Odds" by Lawrence L. Lynch
Papa Singleton hid my cross-saddle thinking I would not go far on this one.
"The Treasure Trail" by Marah Ellis Ryan
They're the ones who are ready to go out on strike and risk their lives to change all this.
"The Harbor" by Ernest Poole
Looking about one afternoon (hay-making was again going on), no one seemed about, though Pender was in the dairy.
"My Secret Life, Volumes I. to III." by Anonymous
It would be advisable that both public and private colonization go on, one competing with the other and learning from the other's experience.
"A Stake in the Land" by Peter Alexander Speek
Then a guard would be stationed to prevent any one from seeing what was going on.
"In and Out of Rebel Prisons" by Lieut. A. [Alonzo] Cooper
Joy held up the trial for a month, and then allowed the cars to go out only on condition that each one be accompanied by an old-style car.
"The Scrap Book, Volume 1, No. 6" by Various
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In poetry:

Sing on! we sing in the glorious weather
Till one steps over the tiny strand,
So narrow, in sooth, that still together
On either brink we go hand in hand.
"Divided" by Jean Ingelow
One Saturday opulent Ollie
Thought he'd go for a ride on the trolley;
But his pennies were few,--
He only had two,--
So he went and made mud-pies with Polly.
"Opulent Ollie" by Carolyn Wells
It is one to me that they come or go
If I have myself and the drive of my will,
And strength to climb on a summer night
And watch the stars swarm over the hill.
"The Solitary" by Sara Teasdale
Then let your Pullman cars
Go roaring to the West,
Till, watched by lonelier stars,
The cactus lifts its crest.
There, on that painted plain,
One ghost will rise again.
"The Ghost Of The New World" by Alfred Noyes
It was but one burst into life and air,
One backward glance on the skirts of care,
A height on the hills with the smoke below—
And the joy that came quickly was quick to go.
"From North Wales: To The Mother" by George MacDonald
Yet, though remorse, youth's white-faced seneschal
Tread on my heels with all his retinue,
I am most glad I loved thee—think of all
The suns that go to make one speedwell blue!
"Quia Multum Amavi" by Oscar Wilde

In news:

As one might expect, there will more than that going on.
One driver was going the wrong way on I-695.
A Grass Valley resident is one of 32 university students nationwide who will be going to University of Oxford in England next fall on a Rhodes scholarship.
Birmingham 's Morning News is Central Alabama's one stop shop for everything you need to get your day going on the right foot.
If you're traveling on Interstate 90 over Snoqualmie Pass next week, plan to go before the one-hour rock blasting closure or wait it out.
MARIETTA — Imagine going weeks and possibly months without knowing if your loved one has survived the attack on Pearl Harbor.
A $33,500- bottle of Balvenie Fifty scotch — one of only 88 in the world — will go on sale Monday at the B.C.
One-third of a transit millage increase request voters in six Kent County cities will see on the May 3 ballot will go toward operating the Silver Line, a high-speed rapid bus route on Division Avenue.
Employees of one of the Valley's largest cab companies could go on strike next weekend.
Believe it or not, the about page of your blog is going to be one of the most viewed pages on your site so make it hot.
Only one of these six stunning ladies can be named Babe of the Week and go on to fight for the title of Babe of the Month.
Ken Selby, a former Tulsa junior high science teacher who would go on to found Mazzio's, one of the country's largest pizza chains , died Saturday of complications from lung cancer.
If the foie is back on the menu, I'll give it a go one more time.
She felt "like no one was going to get there in time to help me," she said on the stand.
There is one truth that we can always hold on to … No matter what we go through in life.
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In science:

It seems that in principle one only needs sufficient amounts of U233 mixed with Th232 in order to start such a reactor and keep on going.
The Future of Nuclear Energy: Facts and Fiction Chapter IV: Energy from Breeder Reactors and from Fusion?
In this review we shall show how one can go, on the gravity side, beyond perturbative calculation of black hole entropy and obtain a′ -exact results for the extremal black hole entropies and near-horizon geometries.
alpha'-corrections and heterotic black holes
As baryons and neutrinos have been excluded, one is forced to go beyond the Standard Model, and here, I will focus on the possibilities which exist in the context of the minimal supersymmetric extension of the Standard Model (MSSM) .
Dark Energy and Dark Matter
The boundary conditions on ψ are one of the following possibilities: (i) ψ goes to zero on the domain boundary ∂D provided the latter is finite, (ii) ψ and its derivative go to zero on the domain boundary if the boundary tends to infinite distances, (iii) ψ is periodic on a length scale L in the domain D.
Low magnetic-Prandtl number flow configurations for cold astrophysical disk models: speculation and analysis
Each one of the two SDB interfaces present on the SMT361 module can provide more than 200 Mbytes/s of data transfer rate from the ADC Modules SMT356 that we are going to use in our detector.
Progetto di un detector a camera di ionizzazione per esperimenti SAXS
Other tests with multipole vectors One can go on and expand the types of tests using both multipole and normal vectors.
Testing gaussianity, homogeneity and isotropy with the cosmic microwave background
Take about one million cards most of which say “Go on with LHC, discover Higgs boson and be happy” but few of them prescribe some restrictions on allowed LHC energy or luminosity.
LHC card games: bringing about retrocausality?
In this summary note we go over several notions, concepts and methods with an emphasis on the comparison between the two and four dimensional worlds and on what one can deduce about the latter from the former.
Non-Perturbative Field Theory - From two dimensional conformal field theory to QCD in four dimensions
However, one can go from any given edge to any other by a sequence of adjacent edges, showing that ψ(t) does not depend on the choice of splitting.
Universal Quadratic Forms and Untwisting Whitney Towers
Therefore given any partition exactly one partition elements grows to IM \{M + 1} and all the other go to the empty set since we have assumed positive rates on IM \{M + 1}.
Duality for spatially interacting Fleming-Viot processes with mutation and selection
From the arguments presented in last section, one may wonder if it is necessary to continue to go beyond the present constraints on the gravitation theory.
Testing Gravitation in the Solar System with Radio Science experiments
The first, as de R´ujula and Galindo3 so charmingly put it, is that there are times when one would like to have the “pleasure of understanding with use of one’s own neural network” in order to have a clear picture of what is going on.
Tools for extracting new physics in events with missing transverse momentum
Tidal tails are one of the most visible upshots of on-going or past galaxy collisions.
What collisional debris can tell us about galaxies
If the cooling of Cas A is confirmed by future observations, it is certainly one of the most amazing pieces of observational data on neutron stars and the interpretation presented here would mean that we are seeing, in real time, about a solar mass of neutrons going through the triplet pairing phase transition.
Pairing and the Cooling of Neutron Stars
One could also define and study AC Lagrangian submanifolds in M , but this would require a preliminary study of AC metrics on K¨ahler manifolds, going beyond the scope of this article.
Special Lagrangian conifolds, I: Moduli spaces (extended version)
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