Definition of one of us in English:

one of us

phrase

  • A person recognized as an accepted member of a particular group, typically one that is exclusive in some way.

    ‘you'll never be one of us’
    • ‘When the first dolphin jumped out of the water I don't think there was a single one of us who didn't cry out.’
    • ‘Each one of us in our own small way has the potential to create positive change in others.’
    • ‘Living a good life and allowing others to do so is the good option available to each one of us.’
    • ‘When Gary and I first trained together, one of us would be half a stride ahead of the other.’
    • ‘My youngest daughter was the only one of us who never found these visits difficult.’
    • ‘We all pay the price for our disastrous council, every single one of us who resides in this borough.’
    • ‘Surely this is what every one of us would want for future generations who are going to live, work and play in the town.’
    • ‘Perhaps that means she's still one of us, or perhaps it means she has genuine star quality.’
    • ‘But it was no problem for one of us to pop down to a shop close by and buy some for ourselves.’
    • ‘Then one of the teams on next was short a player, and asked us if one of us would play.’