one-way mirror

noun

Definition of one-way mirror

  1. :  a piece of glass that is a mirror on one side but that can be seen through like a window from the other side

Word by Word Definitions

one-wayplay
  1. :  that moves in or allows movement in only one direction

    :  one-sided, unilateral

    :  that functions in only one of two or more ways

mirrorplay
  1. :  a polished or smooth surface (as of glass) that forms images by reflection

    :  something that gives a true representation

    :  an exemplary model

  1. :  to reflect in or as if in a mirror

    :  resemble


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