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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
  • adj. Alone in kind or class; sole: an only child; the only one left.
  • adj. Standing alone by reason of superiority or excellence.
  • ad. Without anyone or anything else; alone: room for only one passenger.
  • ad. At the very least: If you would only come home. The story was only too true.
  • ad. And nothing else or more: I only work here.
  • ad. Exclusively; solely: facts known only to us.
  • ad. In the last analysis or final outcome: actions that will only make things worse.
  • ad. With the final result; nevertheless: received a raise only to be laid off.
  • ad. As recently as: called me only last month.
  • ad. In the immediate past: only just saw them.
  • conjunction. Were it not that; except.
  • conjunction. With the restriction that; but: You may go, only be careful.
  • conjunction. However; and yet: The merchandise is well made, only we can't use it.
  • Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
  • adj. Alone in a category.
  • adj. Singularly superior; the best.
  • adj. Without sibling; without a sibling of the same gender.
  • adj. Mere.
  • ad. without others or anything further; exclusively
  • ad. no more than; just
  • ad. as recently as
  • conjunction. Under the condition that; but.
  • conjunction. However.
  • conjunction. But for the fact that; except.
  • the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
  • adj. One alone; single
  • adj. Alone in its class; by itself; not associated with others of the same class or kind.
  • adj. Alone, by reason of superiority; preëminent; chief.
  • ad. In one manner or degree; for one purpose alone; simply; merely; barely.
  • ad. So and no otherwise; no other than; exclusively; solely; wholly.
  • ad. Singly; without more.
  • ad. Above all others; particularly.
  • conjunction. Save or except (that); -- an adversative used elliptically with or without that, and properly introducing a single fact or consideration.
  • The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Single as regards number, or as regards class or kind; one and no more or other; single; sole: as, he was the only person present; the only answer possible; an only son; my only friend; the only assignable reason.
  • Alone; nothing or nobody but.
  • Mere; simple.
  • Single in degree or excellence; hence, distinguished above or beyond all others; special.
  • Alone; no other or others than; nothing or nobody else than; nothing or nobody but; merely: as, only one remained; man cannot live on bread only.
  • No more than; merely; simply; just: as, he had sold only two.
  • In but one manner, for but one purpose, by but one means, with but one result, etc.; in no other manner, respect, place, direction, circumstances, or condition than; at no other time, or in no other way, etc., than; for no other purpose or with no other result than; solely; exclusively; entirely; altogether: as, he ventured forth only at night; he was saved only by the skin of his teeth; he escaped the gallows only to be drowned; articles sold only in packages.
  • Above all others; preëminently; especially.
  • Singly; with no other in the same relation: as, the only begotten Son of the Father.
  • Synonyms 1-3. Alone, Only. See alone.
  • But; except; excepting that.
  • Except; with the exception of.
  • WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
  • ad. in the final outcome
  • ad. as recently as
  • ad. and nothing more
  • ad. without any others being included or involved
  • adj. exclusive of anyone or anything else
  • ad. with nevertheless the final result
  • ad. never except when
  • adj. being the only one; single and isolated from others
  • ad. except that
  • Equivalent
    exclusive    single   
    Cross Reference
    Words with the same meaning
    single    preëminent    chief    simply    merely    barely    exclusively    solely    wholly    singly   
    Words with the same terminal sound
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    Words that are found in similar contexts
    very    real    then    previous    principal    just    under    some    than    mere