At one

Definitions

  • a Hall With Columns in One of the Xiith Dynasty Houses at Gurob
    a Hall With Columns in One of the Xiith Dynasty Houses at Gurob
  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • At one in agreement or concord. See At one, in the Vocab.
    • At one In concord or friendship; in agreement (with each other); as, to be, bring, make, or set, at one, i. e., to be or bring in or to a state of agreement or reconciliation. "If gentil men, or othere of hir contree
      Were wrothe, she wolde bringen hem atoon ."
    • At one Of the same opinion; agreed; as, on these points we are at one .
    • At one See At one, in the Vocabulary.
    • At one Together. "All in that city sam .""And in a bag all sorts of seeds ysame ."
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Additional illustrations & photos:

One of the Overturned and Broken Statues Of MirmasiiaÛ at Tanis One of the Overturned and Broken Statues Of MirmasiiaÛ at Tanis
Johnny rests his head on one hand and stares at a bird on the window ledge Johnny rests his head on one hand and stares at a bird on the window ledge
A few of thousands of clay pipe fragments unearthed at Jamestown. The ones shown range in date from 1600 to 1700. During this 100-year period, pipes developed from small bowls to fairly large ones A few of thousands of clay pipe fragments unearthed at Jamestown. The ones shown range in date from 1600 to 1700....
What larks! Killed four-and-twenty blackbirds all in a row! at one shot!!! What larks! Killed four-and-twenty blackbirds all in a row! at one shot!!!
ONE OF THE BENEFICIARIES AT PALM BEACH ONE OF THE BENEFICIARIES AT PALM BEACH
Three men looking suspiciously at one woman Three men looking suspiciously at one woman

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: Chameleons can move their eyes independently. One eye can be looking forward and one eye backward at the same time
    • At one of one mind
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Quotations

  • Mark Twain
    Mark%20Twain
    “The older we grow the greater becomes our wonder at how much ignorance one can contain without bursting one's clothes.”
  • Bernard Cooper
    Bernard Cooper
    “At the rate science proceeds, rockets and missiles will one day seem like buffalo -- slow, endangered grazers in the black pasture of outer space.”
  • Henry Miller
    Henry%20Miller
    “One's destination is never a place, but rather a new way of looking at things.”
  • Ronald Knox
    Ronald Knox
    “A loud noise at one end and no sense of responsibility at the other.”
  • Plutarch
    Plutarch
    “Nothing is cheap which is superfluous, for what one does not need, is dear at a penny.”
  • Oscar Wilde
    Oscar%20Wilde
    “It is very vulgar to talk about one's business. Only people like stockbrokers do that, and then merely at dinner parties.”

Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
OE. at on, atone, atoon, attone,
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
A.S. an; Ice. einn, Ger. ein.

Usage

In literature:

At a corner, two girls caught at one of the buds, missed it, then scampered out of reach, squealing.
"The Rich Little Poor Boy" by Eleanor Gates
He sneers at one for supposing any landowner has money for "philanthropy" just now.
"Robert Elsmere" by Mrs. Humphry Ward
One woman had worked last summer as a waitress at one of the beaches.
"Working With the Working Woman" by Cornelia Stratton Parker
She wrote in reply that she could rent me one room suitable for that purpose, at one dollar per week.
"Twenty Years of Hus'ling" by J. P. Johnston
He looked first at one, then at another, threw back his head, and left without saying a word.
"The Goose Man" by Jacob Wassermann
When he had finished, the knights all looked at one another, but no one spoke a word.
"Children's Literature" by Charles Madison Curry
It was at one of these quiet dinners with Smuts at the House that he first spoke about Nationalism.
"An African Adventure" by Isaac F. Marcosson
It was that the animals had invariably entered the water at one point, and gone out at another.
"Popular Adventure Tales" by Mayne Reid
We breakfast at half-after seven, dine at one, and sup at six.
"The Life of Charles Dickens, Vol. I-III, Complete" by John Forster
An iron rod with a handling-eye at one end, and a hook at the other, for hauling the chain-cables about.
"The Sailor's Word-Book" by William Henry Smyth
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In poetry:

One bright stray jewel -
What made it stray?
Was I cold or cruel,
At the close of day?
"One Tear" by Robert Fuller Murray

They crouch there, not one budging,
At the red grating's breath
Just as warm as a breast.
"The Runaways/ Les Effares" by Arthur Rimbaud
Hope new born one pleasant morn
Died at even;
Hope dead lives nevermore.
No, not in heaven.
"Dead Hope" by Christina Georgina Rossetti
George the Third
Ought never to have occurred.
One can only wonder
At so grotesque a blunder.
"Clerihew – George III" by Edmund Clerihew Bentley
And at thy childish play
Shall we, O little one,
No more behold thee? Nay,
No more beneath the sun.
"The Dead Child" by Victor James Daley
No one saw your ghostly imaginary lover
stare through the window
and tighten
the scarf at his throat.
"The Old Flame" by Robert Lowell

In news:

Minnesota Vikings rookie kicker Blair Walsh's only competition at camp is himself and the pressure of having to replace reliable veteran Ryan Longwell at one of the most scrutinized positions on the team.
This type of love connection can occur only underneath the glittering chandelier at the Green Room at one of its various hipster dance nights during the week.
At one point Heidi Mayer looked at the homeless the way a lot of people do.
"Catching the big ones" requires patience and know how, Miami-Dade Commissioner Javier Souto recently advised a group of summer campers at one of Miami-Dade's popular parks.
Owning one's home was at one time an ideal , when renters realized that for the same money, they could own a home.
AT ONE END of the touchdowns-by-brothers spectrum, you have West Catholic's Hollomons and completely at the other you have Roman Catholic's Shieldses.
A maximum of five players are allowed on the track from each team at one time — four blockers and one jammer.
As travelers made their way to their flight at JFK Airport the day before Thanksgiving, they may have found themselves in unwittingly in the middle of an ongoing dispute at one of the nation's busiest airports.
Lace is the Sybil of fabrics: too trashy at one extreme, too prim at the other.
Apple is reportedly testing a redesigned Genius Bar at one of its stores intended to allow more customers to be helped at the same time.
A final post from the ICAAC meeting, which concluded at one end of the Moscone Center in San Francisco Wednesday just as the Apple iPhone 5 launch was beginning at the building's other end.
Rabbi Lenny Sarko of Temple Beth David said that congregation families will bring menorahs for both the adults and children to light , thereby giving at least 100 menorahs to be lit all at one time.
One of the characters in Marshall Jevons's mystery novel Murder at the Margin is a Harvard Divinity School professor named Matthew Dyke, who at one point complains about the exploitation of low-wage workers.
Alabama's Chance Warmack is one of the best at one of football's least glamorous positions.
At one point during their walk, the couple -- and former That '70s Show co-stars -- stopped to partake in one of their epic makeout sessions.
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In science:

In our simulations every random walker makes a jump from a site to one of its nearest neighbors placed at one unit distance in each unit time.
II. Territory covered by N random walkers on stochastic fractals. The percolation aggregate
Similarly, g (u1) is regular at ∞ and thus, as a function regular everywhere and vanishing at one point, g is zero identically.
Combinatorial formula for Macdonald polynomials, Bethe Ansatz, and generic Macdonald polynomials
Remark. (i) One sees from the proof below that there is a maximal sextactic point on σ |(0, 1) if both σ (0) and σ (1) are inflection points. (ii) In the proof of Case (b) in the proof below we will be dealing with a curve that is only C 5 at one point and otherwise smooth.
Sextactic points on a simple closed curve
Non-passed particles are injected at the origin steadily at one particle per step.
Application of random walk theory to the first order Fermi acceleration in shock waves
We define Ekl (t) to be the number of edges with a vertex of degree k at one end and a vertex of degree l at the other, at time t.
Are randomly grown graphs really random?
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