What does one and only mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. matchless, nonpareil, one(a), one and only(a), peerless, unmatched, unmatchable, unrivaled, unrivalled(adj)

    eminent beyond or above comparison

    "matchless beauty"; "the team's nonpareil center fielder"; "she's one girl in a million"; "the one and only Muhammad Ali"; "a peerless scholar"; "infamy unmatched in the Western world"; "wrote with unmatchable clarity"; "unrivaled mastery of her art"


  1. one and only(Noun)

    only love, sole sweetheart.

  2. one and only(Adjective)

    unique, one of a kind


  1. One and Only

    One and Only is the second studio album by CCM, Christian rock band Big Daddy Weave. This was their first release with a major label in Fervent Records. It was released on July 30, 2002. This album charted at No. 22 on the Billboard's Independent Albums chart on August 17, 2002.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of one and only in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of one and only in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Vaclav Havel:

    Society is a complex and mysterious creation and . it's extremely imprudent to believe in the fact it presents you with at a given moment, let alone to consider it the one and only true face.

  2. Their Underwear:

    On stage, I talk about my boyfriend, and the two guys I dated, and my one and only one-night stand, and it sounds like 'This girl is a real Dumpster,' but really, over two years I slept with four people.

  3. Top Egyptian businessman Naguib Sawiris:

    It distracts the main focus because we are under a lot of threats. They will not like what I say now but that's my opinion, an army should focus one and only task and that is defending Egypt. Where else in the world do other armies have businesses?

  4. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu:

    We’re the country that is most threatened with destruction around the world, and it’s my responsibility to ensure that this state, the one and only Jewish state, lives forever, and that’s a big burden, but that’s why I’m here. That’s why I was elected.

  5. Tom Robbins:

    The bottom line is that (a) people are never perfect, but love can be, (b) that is the one and only way that the mediocre and vile can be transformed, and (c) doing that makes it that. We waste time looking for the perfect lover, instead of creating the perfect love.

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