one-on-one

adjective or adverb \ ˌwən-ȯn-ˈwən , ˌwən-än- \

Definition of one-on-one

1 : playing directly against a single opposing player
2 : involving a direct encounter between one person and another

First Known Use of one-on-one

1940


ONE-ON-ONE Defined for English Language Learners

one-on-one

adjective

Definition of one-on-one for English Language Learners

  • : involving two people who are dealing with or competing against each other directly



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