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Definition of the adverb once

What does once mean as an attribute of something other than a noun?

adverb

  1. on one occasion
  2. as soon as
    • example: once we are home, we can rest
  3. at a previous time

Alternative definition of the adverb once

adverb

  1. [context: frequency] One and only one time.
  2. [context: temporal location] Formerly; during some period in the past.

Other definitions of once

What does once also mean?

conjunction

  1. As soon as; when; after.

Films

  1. "Once" is a 2007 Irish musical film written and directed by John Carney. Set in Dublin, Ireland, the naturalistic drama stars musicians Glen Hansard and Markéta Irglová. Collaborators prior to making the film performing under the stage moniker The Swell Season, Hansard and Irglová composed and performed all of the original songs in the film.
  2. "Once" is a 2012 short film directed by Jie Chen.
  3. "Once" is a 2001 Canadian short film directed by Ellen Flanders.
    • also known as Einmal, Une Fois
    • country: Canada
    • released in (15 years ago)

Writings

  1. "Once" is a musical stage adaptation based on the 2006 film of the same name. The book was written by Enda Walsh, retaining many of the songs written by Glen Hansard and Markéta Irglová, including the Academy Award-winning "Falling Slowly". The musical premiered at the New York Theatre Workshop in 2011, before transferring to Broadway in 2012. The production received eleven 2012 Tony Award nominations, and won eight of those awards including Best Musical, Best Actor, and Best Book. The musical also won the 2012 Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Musical and the 2013 Grammy Award for Best Musical Theater Album. It has since spawned a London production, with a US Tour running from 1 October 2013 – 30 September 2014.
    • also known as Once: The Musical, Once ダブリンの街角で, 曾經擁有, 一奏傾情, 曾經, 一生的唯一
    • official website: www.oncemusical.com
  2. "Once" is a 2005 children's novel by Australian author Morris Gleitzman. It is about a Jewish boy named Felix, who lived in Poland, and is on a quest to find his book-keeper parents after he sees Nazis burning the books from a Catholic orphanage library in which he stays. Although Once is a work of fiction, Gleitzman was inspired by the story of Janusz Korczak, the events of World War II, and Hitler's attempt to exterminate the Jewish population of Europe. The sequel to the book is called Then.
    • language: English Language
  3. "Once" a.k.a. "Once . . ." is a book by James Herbert.
    • also known as "Once", "Once.."
    • genre: Speculative fiction
    • copyright: 2001

Character

Once is a fictional character from the 2005 film Gue Kapok Jatuh Cinta.

Music

  1. "Once" is the fifth studio album by Finnish symphonic metal band Nightwish, released on 7 June 2004 by Spinefarm Records and Nuclear Blast. It is the last album to feature Tarja Turunen on lead vocals. In an interview, the main songwriter of the band Tuomas Holopainen said that it is up to the listener to find out the meaning of the title Once. The album cost nearly €250,000 to make, which made it Finland's most expensive recording ever until the release of Nightwish's next album, Dark Passion Play, which cost over €500,000 to produce.
    • also known as Once (álbum de Nightwish), Once (Nightwish)
    • genres: Power metal, Symphonic metal, Gothic metal
    • released on (12 years ago)
    • award: - Echo Award for Best National Rock/Alternative Group nomination for Nightwish
  2. "ONCE" is a musical album of Once Mekel.
  3. "Once" is a song by the American rock band Pearl Jam. Featuring lyrics written by vocalist Eddie Vedder and music written by guitarist Stone Gossard, "Once" is the first track on the band's debut album, Ten. On Ten, it is preceded by a brief interlude of the album's closing hidden track, "Master/Slave". Besides Ten, the song was also featured as a B-side on the single for "Alive". Remixed versions of the song were included on Pearl Jam's 2004 greatest hits album, Rearviewmirror, and the 2009 Ten reissue. The song is one of the band's heaviest compositions to date.
  4. "Once" is a song by the English singer-songwriter Diana Vickers. It was written by Cathy Dennis and Eg White for Vickers' debut studio album, Songs from the Tainted Cherry Tree. "Once" was produced and mixed by Mike Spencer and released as the album's lead single and Vickers' debut single in the United Kingdom on 19 April 2010. It reached number one on the UK Singles Chart, making it Vickers' most successful single release to date.
  5. "Once" is the soundtrack album of the 2006 film.
    • also known as Once Soundtrack, Once (Deluxe Edition), Once (Deluxe Edition) Soundtrack, Once: Music From the Motion Picture
    • artists: Glen Hansard & Markéta Irglová
    • genre: Soundtrack
    • released on (8 years ago)
  6. "Once" is the sixteenth studio album by English rock/folk singer-songwriter Roy Harper, released in 1990.
  7. "Once" is the debut album by American indie rock band The Tyde, released in 2001.
  8. "Once" is a musical single of Hitomi Harada.
    • released on (4 years ago)
  9. "Once" is a musical album of Anders Jormin.
    • released in (19 years ago)
  10. "Once" is a composition.
  11. "Once" is a musical album of Mikhail Scherbakov.
    • released in (15 years ago)

Miscellanea

  1. ONCE: Organización Nacional de Ciegos Españoles is a Spanish foundation founded on December 13, 1938, to raise funds to provide services for the blind and people with serious visual impairment.
  2. ONCE cycling team, also known as Liberty Seguros, Liberty Seguros-Würth and in succession in its final year, Astana-Würth and Astana was a Spanish cycling team. It competed in the UCI ProTour circuit.
    • also known as Liberty Seguros
  3. Once is a continuing 2012 theater production of the play by Enda Walsh.
  4. Once is a 2013 theater production of the play by Enda Walsh.
    • award:
      • Laurence Olivier Award for Best Actress in a Musical nomination for Zrinka Cvitešić
      • Laurence Olivier Award for Best New Musical (MasterCard Best New Musical) nomination for Enda Walsh, Markéta Irglová, Glen Hansard
      • Laurence Olivier Award for Best Theatre Choreographer nomination for Steven Hoggett
      • Laurence Olivier Award for Outstanding Achievement in Music Award (Martin Lowe for composition and arrangements / Glen Hansard / Markéta Irglová for music and lyrics) nomination for Martin Lowe, Glen Hansard, Markéta Irglová
      • Laurence Olivier Award for Best Sound Design nomination for Clive Goodwin
      • Laurence Olivier Award for Best Set Designer nomination for Bob Crowley
      • Laurence Olivier Award for Outstanding Achievement in Music Award (Martin Lowe for composition and arrangements / Glen Hansard / Markéta Irglová for music and lyrics), received by Markéta Irglová, Martin Lowe, Glen Hansard
      • Laurence Olivier Award for Best Actress in a Musical, received by Zrinka Cvitešić
  5. Once is a 2011 Off-Broadway theater production of the play by Enda Walsh.
    • award:
      • Outer Critics Circle Award for Outstanding Book Of A Musical nomination for Enda Walsh
      • Outer Critics Circle Award for Outstanding Book Of A Musical, received by Enda Walsh

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Google previewA DICTIONARY OF THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE, Answering at Once the Purposes of RHYMING, SPELLING AND PRONOUNCING. On a PLAN Not Hitherto Attempted (1775)

In Which, I. The Whole LANGUAGE is Arranged According to Its TERMINATIONS II. Every WORD is Explained and Divided Into SYLLABLES Exactly as Pronounced. III. Multitudes of WORDS Liable to a DOUBLE PRONUNCIATION are Fixed in Their TRUE SOUND by a Rhyme. IV.Several Words of Established Usage, Not to be Found in Our Best Dictionaries, are Inserted, and Most Difficult Words Rendered Easy to be Pronounced by Being Classed According to Their Endings. TO WHICH IS PREFIXED A Copious INTRODUCTION to the Various Uses of the Work, with Critical and Practical OBSERVATIONS on Orthography, Syllabication, Pronunciation, and Rhyme; And for the Purposes of Poetry is Added an INDEX of ALLOWABLE RHYMES. With Authorities for Their Usage from Our Best Authors by John Walker

ek 'ly Done once a week ; #:### Once a week, ad. ; every week, a. :::::: In a blank manner, ad. :# :::::: grofsly, ad. nk'ly Freely ; liberally ; without #:### : ; si: , :. referve, aď. ::::: : ftifdy, ad.

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Quotations in Cognitive Science (2000)

A Treasury of Quotations in Psychology, Philosophy, and Artificial Intelligence by Morton Wagman

Once we have accepted a configuration of schemata, the schemata themselves provide a richness that goes far beyond our observations.

Google previewDictionary of Vedanta (2002)

by Samir Nath

The All-gods, defeated by the Asura-Rakshas, obtained immortality in this wise: — "Once upon a time the gods, while performing sacrifice, were afraid of an attack on the part of the Asura-Rakshas. Teh Asura-Rakshas attacked them from the ...

Google previewDurorp-English Dictionary (2013)

swear (once or briefly) taaim (v) to dish (food into plates), dishing e.g. Ama omi ortornghor u taim daria. IVI] inother har rtarted dirhing the ...

Google previewDictionary of Beer and Brewing (2014)

by Dan Rabin, Carl Forget

Once spelled: grut; gruyt; grug; gruz. gruitbier. (groyt'-beegh) From the Middle Ages to the fifteenth century, a beer flavored with gruit. See also: gruit. Grundy tanks, (gruhn'-dee taengks) British-manufactured brewing vessels with a capacity of ...

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Quotes about Once

only once
would have been
enough

just once
hearing the words
coming from them
that me
or mine
is okay

just once
feeling the love
coming from them
coming my way

only once
would have been
enough (Ellie Daphne van Stralen)
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Scrabble value of O1N1C3E1

The value of this 4-letter word is 6 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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