Meaning of “one of a kind” in the English Dictionary


"one of a kind" in American English

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one of a kind

the only person or thing of a particular type:

In the world of ballet, she was one of a kind.

(Definition of “one of a kind” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"one-of-a-kind" in Business English

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one-of-a-kindadjective [ before noun ]

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used to describe a product or service that is the only one of its type, or that is very unusual:

The one-of-a-kind pieces are due to go to auction later this month.

(Definition of “one-of-a-kind” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)