Definition of every one in English:

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every one

pronoun

Each one.
Example sentences
  • He commemorated the event by kissing every one of the female members of the European party he could find.
  • Such protection against enemy fire means every one of the troops returns from the raid uninjured.
  • Look how the sun warms every one of us in the morning with its soft dappled beams.

Usage

The pronoun everyone, meaning ‘every person,’ is spelled as one word: everyone had a great time at the party. The pronoun every one, meaning ‘each one,’ is spelled as two words: he visited every one of those countries many times.

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