1. In concord or friendship; in agreement (with every
other); as, to be, bring, create, or set, at one, i. E, to be or bring
in or to a state of agreement or reconciliation. "If gentil men, or othere of hir contree Were wrothe, she
wolde bringen hem
2. Of the same
opinion; agreed; as, on these points we are at one.
3. Together. "He and Aufidius can no more atone Than violentest contrariety." (Shak)
2. To stand
as an equivalent; to create reparation, compensation, or amends, for an offense or a crime. "The murderer fell, and blood
atoned for blood." (Pope) "The ministry not atoning for their former conduct by any clever or public measure." (Junius)
Origin: OE. At on, atone, atoon, attone.
Source: Websters Vocabulary