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"one-off" in British English

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one-offnoun [S]

uk   /ˌwʌnˈɒf/  us   /ˌwʌnˈɑːf/ UK
something that ​happens or is made or done only ​once: Will you be doing more ​talks in the ​future or was that just a one-off?

one-offadjective

uk   /ˌwʌnˈɒf/  us   /ˌwʌnˈɑːf/ UK (US one-shot)
happening only ​once: They gave him a one-off ​payment to ​compensate for the ​extrahours that he had to ​work.
(Definition of one-off from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"one-off" in Business English

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one-offadjective [before noun]

uk   us   /ˌwʌnˈɒf/ UK
( US one-shot) produced or ​happening only once: The London ​store is ​stocking 12 ​exclusive, one-off ​designs. a one-off ​opportunity/chance a one-off ​cost/​payment

one-offnoun [C]

uk   us  
something that ​happens or that is made or done only once: The bank's ​checksindicated the ​error was a one-off.
(Definition of one-off from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “one-off”
in Chinese (Simplified) 一次性的事物…
in Turkish bir defalık, bir defaya mahsus…
in Russian одноразовый, единичный…
in Chinese (Traditional) 一次性的事物…
in Polish jednorazowy…
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