Meaning of one at a time in English
Adverbone at a time
Definitions1. in single file
- « the prisoners came out one by one »
- « Eagles don't flock, you have to find them one at a time. » Ross Perot
- « Clinton and Obama practice this politics known quaintly as the Richard Speck strategy: if you cannot take on everyone in the room at once, take them out of the room one at a time. » Grover Norquist
- « I have a crazy amount of different jobs, so the way I manage that is to not do more than one at a time. It's like old computers that had small memory chips, they would do something called swapping, where they would fill the memory with one task, do it and get it out. » Louis C. K.