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Definition 1: (of two persons) in direct encounter - [adverb denoting all]

Samples where one-on-one or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • preferred to settle the matter one-on-one
  • interviewed her person-to-person

Synonyms for one-on-one in the sense of this definition

Definition 2: being a system of play in which an individual defensive player guards an individual offensive player - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where one-on-one or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • one-on-one defense

Synonyms for one-on-one in the sense of this definition

(one-on-one is similar to ...) being or characteristic of a single thing or person

"individual drops of rain" "please mark the individual pages" "they went their individual ways"

(one-on-one belongs to category ...) an active diversion requiring physical exertion and competition

Definition 3: directly between two individuals - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where one-on-one or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • one-on-one instruction

(one-on-one is similar to ...) confined to particular persons or groups or providing privacy

"a private place" "private discussions" "private lessons" "a private club" "a private secretary" "private property" "the former President is now a private citizen" "public figures struggle to maintain a private life"

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