Definition of one-time in English:

one-time

Syllabification: one-time
(also onetime)

adjective

  • 1Former: a one-time football player
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    • The one-time Rangers youth player rose well to meet Sheridan's corner from the right, but his effort came back off the bar.
    • The former Manchester vicar and one-time Eton chaplain has consistently declined to comment on the allegations against him.
    • United and City legend Denis, a one-time European Footballer of the Year, had surgery just over a year ago for prostate cancer.
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  • 2Of or relating to a single occasion: a one-time charge
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    • Efforts to streamline the tax structure by means of a single tax system and one-time payment are a welcome move.
    • Finally, after speaking to her manager she was able to get approval to make a one-time charge.
    • The problem is that GAAP includes a lot of noncash charges and one-time expenses.

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