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Cathy’s only been to visit us once.
I’d seen the show once before, but I enjoyed seeing it again.
I’m only going to say this once, so listen carefully.
We met just the once, but I still remember him very clearly.
Did you know that Dan was once a policeman?
Louise bought the house where her grandparents had once lived.
The once mighty US car industry was now facing strong competition from abroad.
Once we were through the gates, she went off and left me on my own.
I’m sure you’ll be very happy here once you get to know everyone.
Bake for 35 minutes and then serve at once.
The women met at a party and became good friends at once.
He’s insulted me once too often. He’s going to regret this!
I still see Ken once in a while.
Make sure you take a break every once in a while.
You can pay the bill for once.
It would be nice if, just for once, the two of you could get on with each other.
He was forced to publicly apologize once more for his actions.
The fair was once again a tremendous success.
I returned to Canada and found once again the freedom I had known as a child.
We look forward to the day when there will be peace once more in this troubled land.
We have a General Election once every four or five years.
‘And how often did you receive the phone calls?’ ‘Probably once every two weeks or so.’
Once upon a time, in a faraway land, lived a beautiful princess.
Once upon a time, you could leave your doors unlocked at night and not worry about someone breaking in.
The amateur golfers from Europe only get together once or twice a year.
How often do you use the Internet? Daily? Once a week?
This is the British English definition of once. View American English definition of once.