in one piece

Definition of in one piece

  1. :  without being hurt or damaged It was a difficult trip, but we all made it home in one piece. All our furniture arrived in one piece.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  a part of a whole: such as

    :  fragment

    :  portion, allocation

  1. :  to repair, renew, or complete by adding pieces :  patch

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