one-on-one


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one-on-one

(wŭn′ŏn-wŭn′, -ôn-)
adj.
1. Consisting of or being direct communication or exchange between two people: one-on-one instruction.
2. Sports Playing directly or exclusively against a single opponent.

one′-on-one′ adv.

one-on-one

adj
denoting a relationship or encounter in which someone is involved with only one other person: a one-on-one meeting.

one′-on`-one′



adj.
1. consisting of or involving direct individual communication, confrontation, or competition; person-to-person.
adv.
2. in direct encounter.
n.
3. a meeting or confrontation between two persons.
Idioms:
go one-on-one with, Sports. to play directly against (an opposing player).
[1965–70, Amer.]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.one-on-one - directly between two individuals; "one-on-one instruction"
private - confined to particular persons or groups or providing privacy; "a private place"; "private discussions"; "private lessons"; "a private club"; "a private secretary"; "private property"; "the former President is now a private citizen"; "public figures struggle to maintain a private life"
2.one-on-one - being a system of play in which an individual defensive player guards an individual offensive player; "one-on-one defense"
athletics, sport - an active diversion requiring physical exertion and competition
individual, single - being or characteristic of a single thing or person; "individual drops of rain"; "please mark the individual pages"; "they went their individual ways"
Adv.1.one-on-one - (of two persons) in direct encounter; "preferred to settle the matter one-on-one"; "interviewed her person-to-person"
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