one–way

adjective

Definition of one–way

  1. 1 :  that moves in or allows movement in only one direction <a one–way street>

  2. 2 :  one-sided, unilateral <a one–way conversation>

  3. 3 :  that functions in only one of two or more ways

1824

First Known Use of one–way

1824



ONE–WAY Defined for English Language Learners

one–way

adjective

Definition of one–way for English Language Learners

  • : moving in or allowing movement in only one direction

  • : allowing travel to a place but not back from the place

  • : able to receive signals but not to send signals


ONE–WAY Defined for Kids

one–way

adjective \ˈwən-ˈwā\

Definition of one–way for Students

  1. :  moving or allowing movement in one direction only <one-way traffic> <a one-way street>


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