Definition of 'one-way'
Example sentences containing 'one-way'
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The influence is not all one-way traffic. Times, Sunday Times (2016)If that sounds like one-way traffic in the first half then it is misleading. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It is a one-way ticket, though. The Sun (2016)It was such one-way traffic, the result was hard to take in. The Sun (2016)Who said a football fan's loyalty was a one-way street? The Sun (2017)It is a one-way street. Times, Sunday Times (2017)The traffic has been one-way for too long. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Just as long as you have a one-way ticket. The Sun (2014)It was very much a one-way journey. BRITAIN BC: Life In Britain and Ireland before the Romans (2003)Social media is not a one-way street. Christianity Today (2000)Not that they expect one-way traffic or anything! The Sun (2007)She drove the wrong way down a one-way street. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It was one-way traffic in the second half. The Sun (2014)Moving between industry and consulting is by no means a one-way street. Times, Sunday Times (2006)But it was one-way traffic after that. The Sun (2009)It should not be a one-way street. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Already it is clear that the traffic is not one-way. Times, Sunday Times (2009)It can work out to be less costly to split a one-way journey into two or more single tickets. The Sun (2012)It had been a one-way journey. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Traffic is strictly one-way, the direction of flow changing at different times of day. Exploring Britain's Canals (1994)Once a passport to social acceptance, it is now a one-way ticket to ridicule. Times, Sunday Times (2006)In fact, he was en route to the airport with a one-way ticket. Times, Sunday Times (2008)There are days when a one-way journey into a deep, enveloping oblivion can seem very appealing. Times, Sunday Times (2010)It was taking its main passenger on his final, one-way journey and close behind were the two funeral cars. The Sun (2011)Essentially it's a one-way ticket. BRITAIN BC: Life In Britain and Ireland before the Romans (2003)
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Translations for 'one-way'
British English: one-way ADJECTIVE
In one-way streets or traffic systems, vehicles can only travel along in one direction.
...the city's maze of one-way streets.
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