two-way street

noun

Definition of two-way street

: a situation or relationship requiring give-and-take marriage is a two-way street

Examples of two-way street in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Every relationship is a two-way street and must remain balanced. Annie Lane, oregonlive, 5 Oct. 2021 Accountability is a two-way street, and providing support is the manager’s side of the bargain. Jason Richmond, Forbes, 13 Sep. 2021 Skill assessments, like all parts of the recruitment process, are a two-way street: a way for hiring managers to gauge candidates’ skills and a way for candidates to form an impression of your company. Tigran Sloyan, Forbes, 5 Apr. 2021 At least redistricting is a two-way street, and Democrats will have some opportunities at self-interested map-drawing in New York and Illinois. Walter Shapiro, The New Republic, 16 Aug. 2021 That makes sense, but a conversation is a two-way street. Ian Bogost, The Atlantic, 5 Aug. 2021 While the communication is a two-way street between the city and residents, Cooney said the vast majority of TextMyGov use will find participants texting the city. John Benson, cleveland, 14 July 2021 Once the work on Delaware Street is completed, the Super Stops project will tackle Fort Wayne Avenue next, converting it into a two-way street between Pennsylvania and Alabama Streets, Parker said. Asha Prihar, The Indianapolis Star, 2 July 2021 Remember that creating content is a two-way street. John Hall, Forbes, 20 June 2021

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First Known Use of two-way street

1948, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of two-way street was in 1948

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15 Oct 2021

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“Two-way street.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/two-way%20street. Accessed 26 Oct. 2021.

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