one-man

adjective \ ˈwən-ˈman \

Definition of one-man

: of or relating to just one individual: such as
a : consisting of only one individual
  • a one-man committee
b (1) : done, presented, or produced by only one individual
  • a one-man stage play
(2) : featuring the work of a single artist (such as a painter)
  • a one-man show of oils
c : designed for or limited to one individual

First Known Use of one-man

1842

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ONE-MAN Defined for English Language Learners

one-man

Definition of one-man for English Language Learners

  • : done, performed, or controlled by one person

  • : designed for one person


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