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General dictionaries General (36 matching dictionaries)
  1. only: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. only: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. only: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. only, the only: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. only: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. only: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. ONly, Only, Only, only, only, only: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. only: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. only: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. only: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. only: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. only: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. Only, only: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. only: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. only: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. only: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. only: Cambridge International Dictionary of Idioms [home, info]
  18. Only (Anthrax song), Only (Nicki Minaj song), Only (Nine Inch Nails), Only (Nine Inch Nails song), Only (album), Only (film), Only, The Only: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  19. Only: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  20. only: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  21. only: Rhymezone [home, info]
  22. only: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  23. only: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  24. Only: E Cobham Brewer, The Reader's Handbook [home, info]
  25. Only: Stammtisch Beau Fleuve Acronyms [home, info]
  26. Only: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable (1898) [home, info]
  27. only: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  28. only: Hutchinson Dictionaries [home, info]
  29. only: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  30. only: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  31. only: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  32. only: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  33. Only: UVic Writer's Guide [home, info]
  34. only: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Only (song), only: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. only: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. ONLY: Navajo Code Talkers' Dictionary [home, info]
  2. ONLY: Acronym Finder [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. The Only, only: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (1 matching dictionary)
  1. only: Rane Professional Audio Reference [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (only)

adjective:  exclusive of anyone or anything else ("I'll have this car and this car only")
adverb:  with nevertheless the final result ("He arrived only to find his wife dead")
adverb:  in the final outcome ("These news will only make you more upset")
adverb:  as recently as ("I spoke to him only an hour ago")
adverb:  except that ("Only this time she came out better")
adverb:  never except when ("Call me only if your cold gets worse")
adverb:  and nothing more ("He was only a child")
adverb:  without any others being included or involved ("A privilege granted only to him")

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Phrases that include only:   the only game in town, interest only loan, read only memory chip, not only, the one and only, more...

Words similar to only:   sole, exclusively, just, lone, merely, alone, but, entirely, lonesome, simply, solely, solitary, mere, only if, only when, more...

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