See also: ones and -ones

EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

Etymology 1Edit

one +‎ -'s.

PronunciationEdit

DeterminerEdit

one's

  1. Belonging to one.
Usage notesEdit
  • Unlike most other possessive determiners (my, your etc., except for his and its), one’s has a word-final s, but unlike possessive pronouns (yours, hers, theirs), it is spelled with an apostrophe.
TranslationsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Contraction of one is.

PronunciationEdit

ContractionEdit

one's

  1. Contraction of one is.
    This one's for you.

AnagramsEdit