Definition of one after another
- The buses kept arriving, one after another.
- One person after another walked out of the concert.
- One after another of her friends got married and moved away.
: following in time or place : afterward, behind, later
: subsequently to the time when
: later in time
: located toward the rear and especially toward the stern of a ship or tail of an aircraft
used with a present participle to indicate action completed and especially just completed
: different or distinct from the one first considered
: some other
: being one more in addition to one or more of the same kind
: an additional one of the same kind : one more
: one that is different from the first or present one
: one of a group of unspecified or indefinite things
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