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one

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
cardinal
  1. the number one
  2. page one (of)
  3. (right) from day one
  4. one plus [one] [equals, is, makes] [two]
  5. one [minus, take away] [one] [equals] [0, zero]
  6. [arrived, left, marched] in ones and twos
  7. [rolled, threw] a one
  8. [got, scored, gave me] one out of [10]
  9. do you have these [shoes, sneakers] in a (size) one?
  10. just one more
  11. OK (then), just a small one
  12. (just) try one
  13. please take one
  14. [I want, I'd like] one of those
  15. one or two [of them, glasses]
  16. one of [us, my friends]
  17. is one of the [best, greatest, fastest, finest]
  18. is one of my favorite [songs, movies, places]
  19. one [out of, in] (every) [10, hundred]
  20. [got, scored, gave me] one out of [10]
  21. are number one in [the US, swimming, the chart]
  22. are the one and only (to me)
  23. is one [of a kind, in a million]
  24. are the [chosen, lucky, fortunate] ones
  25. was the only one I ever [loved, trusted, wanted]
  26. she's the one (for me)
  27. are [practically, virtually, almost] one and the same
  28. [Jekyll and Hyde] were one and the same
  29. her [son, daughter] is one (and a half)
  30. he's a [strange, lively] one
  31. yes, that's the one!
  32. not a single one
  33. slang: not a one!
  34. the clock struck one
  35. at the stroke of one
  36. the bar [opens, closes] at one
  37. it happened around one [at night, in the afternoon]
  38. [half, 20, five] past one
  39. (at) one in the [morning, afternoon]
  40. one [A.M., P.M.]
  41. a [vacation, table, bath tub] for one
  42. if you can [find, think of, see] one
  43. [want, try] to get one up on me
  44. (always) trying to get one over on him
  45. take one for the team
  46. slang: do a number one
  47. slang, UK: do one!
  48. which one?
  49. which one [is it, do you want]?
  50. want [that, this] one
  51. one time I [tried, went, saw]
  52. the one thing I know for sure (is)
  53. [have, give] one to everyone
  54. one of [two, many, more than 100]
  55. one of [our gang, the boys, us]
  56. [just, only] one left
  57. that's one way (to)
  58. one way or another
  59. just one more [time, drink, mouthful]
  60. [section, part, page] one
  61. is one year old
  62. (just) turned one year old
  63. will be one (year old) (tomorrow)
  64. a one-year-old [child, dog]
  65. a one-way [ticket, journey, match]
  66. a one-sided [argument, debate]
  67. I'll [write a book, be rich] one day
  68. one [week, day] later
  69. one week [ago, before, after]
  70. took me one [hour] to finish
  71. [wasted, spent, worth] one thousand dollars
  72. pick one [player, item, card]
  73. that is one smart [dog, gadget]!
  74. that's one [hell, heck] of a way to
  75. is a one-of-a-kind [piece, person, antique]
  76. a one-in-a-million chance
  77. a one-way [street, road, thoroughfare, ticket]
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