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一 English Translation

The English meaning of ( ) is:

  • one
  • 1
  • single
  • a (article)
  • as soon as
  • entire
  • whole
  • all
  • throughout
  • "one" radical in Chinese characters (Kangxi radical 1)
  • also pr: yāo for greater clarity when spelling out numbers digit by digit

Example Usage of 一


Shìjiè jiùshì yīgè fēngzi de qiú lóng. The world is a den of crazies.

Wǒ shōu dàole yī zhāng qǐng tiě. I received an invitation.

Zhè zhōu wǒ yīzhí zài gōngzuò. I worked all this week.

Nǐ bùdé bù zhìzào yīxiē jíkǒu. You'll have to manufacture some kind of excuse.

Wǒ zhǎodào nà bǎ wǒ yīzhí zài zhǎo de yàoshile. I found the key for which I had been looking.

Tā shì tā de yīqiè. She is everything to him.

Tā zuótiān kànle yī bù zuì yǒuqù de xiǎoshuō. Yesterday, he read the most interesting novel.

Tā xúnzhǎo yīqiè kěnéng de táoshēng tújìng. He looked for every possible means of escape.

Ràng wǒmen lái chéngqīng yīxià zhège wèntí. Let's clear up this problem.

Qítā de yīqiè dōu hǎo. Everything else is fine.

Yuèqiú shì dìqiú wéiyī de wèixīng. The moon is the earth's only satellite.

Zhè shì yīgè lìwài. This is an exception to the rule.

Rúguǒ tā niánqīng yīdiǎn, tā jiāng hěn shìhé zhège zhíwèi. If he were a little younger, he would be eligible for the post.

Tā yòngle yīxiē shǒuduàn lái hé Nancy sīxià jiāotán. He contrived a means of speaking to Nancy privately.

Tā gěi wǒ jiǎngshùle tā de yīshēng. He told me the story of his life.

Chéngxìn shì yīzhǒng zhòngyào dì měidé. Honesty is a capital virtue.

Wǒ jiāng quèbǎo nǐmen zài dì yī nián hòu yǒu yīgè zēngzhǎng. I'll see to it that you have a raise after the first year.

Qíngkuàng yītiān bǐ yītiān chā. The situation is getting worse and worse day by day.

Yīgè shénshèng de yíshì zài zhuāngyán de miàoyǔ zhōng jǔxíng. A sacred ritual took place in the magnificent temple.

Yīkuài yánshí cóng shàngmiàn luòxià. A rock fell from above.

Zuìhòu sān zhōu,Jim yīzhí shìtú dài wǒ chūqù chīfàn. Jim has been trying to take me out to dinner for the last three weeks.

Bào bó dì yī gè dàodá zhōngdiǎn xiàn. Bob reached the finish line first.

Tā yīzhí hé tā de xiōngdì zhēngchǎo. She was always quarreling with her brothers.

Zhè jià fēijī yīcì kěyǐ xiédài 40 míng chéngkè. This airplane is capable of carrying 40 passengers at a time.

Rúguǒ nǐ xūyào bǐ dehuà, wǒ jiè nǐ yī zhī. If you need a pen, I'll lend you one.

Zhè zhǒng mìmì zǒng yǒu yītiān huì bèi jiēlù de. Such secrets are always eventually revealed.

Zhè yī xiāoxī zhèngshíle wǒ de huáiyí. The news confirmed my suspicions.

Dì yī pái de zuòwèi 5 měiyuán. The charge for a front row seats is 5 dollars.

Hétóng yǐjīng dàoshǒule, nà jiù chūqù qìngzhù yīxià ba. The contract is in the bag, so let's go out and celebrate.

Tā hé tā mèimei yīyàng qīnqiè. She is no less kind than her sister is.

Wǒ xiǎng zài lái yībēi píjiǔ. I feel like another beer.

Wǒ dìdì shǒu lǐ názhe yīgè shèxiàngjī. My brother is holding a camera in his hand.

Bāng wǒ yīxià. Help me.

Yīgèrén yào wèi tā de xíngwéi fùzé. A man is responsible for his deeds.

Jīntiān zāogāo tòule, suǒyǐ wǒ zhǔnbèi qù hè yībēi jiù zhíjiē shàngchuáng. I had an awful experience today, so I'm going to have a beer and go straight to bed.

Wǒmen de jìhuà cóng yī kāishǐ jiù chūcuòle. Our plan went wrong from the beginning.

Tā zhǎngdàle huì chéngwéi yī míng yīshēng. He is going to be a doctor when he grows up.

Quántǐ xiāoshòu rényuán tōngxiāo dádàn dì gōngzuòle yīzhōu. The entire sales staff has worked around the clock for a week.

Dāng tā fāxiàn tāmen hái méiyǒu xuéxiào, tā jiù bànle yīgè. When she saw that they had no schools, she started one.

Tāmen zài huàzhǎn shàng shòuyǔle tā yī děng jiǎng. They awarded her first prize at the flower show.

Zài yītiān zhī nèi wánchéng tā jīhū shì bù kěnéng de. It's next to impossible to finish it in a day.

Wǒ yào yùdìng yī jiàn 6 yuè 3 rì de dān rén fáng. I'd like to reserve a single room on June 3.

Tā kàn shàngqù shì yīgè shízú de shēnshì. He looks every inch a gentleman.

Bùyào xiāngxìn yīgè nǐ yīdiǎn dōu bù liǎojiě tā guòqù de rén. Don't trust a man whose past you know nothing about.

Xiànzài de hái zǐ rènwéi jiějué rènhé shēnghuó wèntí dōu xiàng chóngxīn kāishǐ yīgè diànnǎo yóuxì nàme jiǎndān. Kids these days think that any issue in life can be resolved as easily as restarting a computer game.

Jǐn sān fēn zhī yī de chéngyuán chūxíle huìyì. Only one third of the members turned up at the meeting.

Wǒ wúfǎ xiǎngxiàng lìng yīgè xīngqiú shàng de shēngwù. I can't imagine life on another planet.

Tā gěi wǒmen jiǎngle yīgè yǒuqù de gùshì, wǒmen dōu xiàole qǐlái. He told us such a funny story that we all laughed.

Qǐng bāng wǒ zhǎo yīxià wǒ de qiánbāo. Please find me my wallet.

Zhè bèi rènwéi shì yī jiàn dàshì. This is considered to be a matter of great importance.



Chinese words containing 一

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