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Ntsena - Only

Ntsena is a Xitsonga word meaning "Only" in English. Item has no rating. Help improve content quality by rating below.

Definition of only
- Only adj
- Being the only one; single and isolated from others; "the lone doctor in the entire county"; "a lonesome pine"; "an only child"; "the sole heir"; "the sole example"; "a solitary instance of cowardice"; "a solitary speck in the sky" [syn: {lone(a)}, {lonesome(a)}, {only(a)}, {sole(a)}, {solitary(a)}]
- Exclusive of anyone or anything else; "she alone believed him"; "cannot live by bread alone"; "I'll have this car and this car only" [syn: {alone(p)}] adv
- And nothing more; "I was merely asking"; "it is simply a matter of time"; "just a scratch"; "he was only a child"; "hopes that last but a moment" [syn: {merely}, {simply}, {just}, {but}]
- Without any others being included or involved; "was entirely to blame"; "a school devoted entirely to the needs of problem children"; "he works for Mr. Smith exclusively"; "did it solely for money"; "the burden of proof rests on the prosecution alone"; "a privilege granted only to him" [syn: {entirely}, {exclusively}, {solely}, {alone}]
- With nevertheless the final result; "He arrived only to find his wife dead"; "We won only to lose again in the next round"
- In the final outcome; "These news will only make you more upset"
- Except that; "It was the same story; only this time she came out better"
- Never except when; "call me only if your cold gets worse" [syn: {only if}, {only when}]
- As recently as; "I spoke to him only an hour ago"
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