Definition Once

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Definition

once: one time, on one occasion; when, after; at one time in the past
conjunction
Once I saw the projected sales figures for next quarter, I knew it was going to be a good year. It was at that moment that I understood!

(to do something) once: (to do something) one time, on one occasion
adverb
I've only been there once. I went there one time in January last year.
If I've told you once, I've told you a hundred times. I always have to tell you several times!

once: before, previously, formerly, at one time in the past
adverb
Pronunciation examples
UK: Once I saw the projected sales figures my mind was at ease.
US: I have only been to Senegal once in my life, but it was the greatest trip ever.

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