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one-off

adjective
1.
done, occurring, or made only once; one-shot.
noun
2.
something occurring, done, or made only once.
Origin
1935-1940
1935-40
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British Dictionary definitions for oneoff

one-off

noun
1.
(Brit)
  1. something that is carried out or made only once
  2. (as modifier): a one-off job
Also one-shot
Word Origin
See off (sense 15)
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Word Origin and History for oneoff

one-off

n.

"single example of a manufactured product," 1934, from one + off. Later given figurative extension.

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Slang definitions & phrases for oneoff

one-off

noun

Something unique; something not repeated:encouraged band member Jim Warchol to think of 5th and National as more than a one-off (1934+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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