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We ought to be able to complete the work in a single day.
The envelope contained a single sheet of paper.
Please state whether you are single, married, or divorced.
Are there no attractive single men left?
My first year in college I had a roommate, but the second year I got a single room.
The room has two single beds.
We're paying a single rate for all workers, experienced or inexperienced.
Drugs are the single biggest cause of crime here.
Do we have to count every single penny we spend?
This is the biggest single issue facing older people.
I'd like a single ticket to Dover.
You didn't write a single letter the whole time you were away.
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American definition of single from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.