one-way one-way

Definition(s):

  • (adj) moving or permitting movement in one direction only

Usage(s):

  • Prem class seats are going for $600 one-way to Paris and $550 one-way to Amsterdam; you'll get 140 degrees of recline and 52 inches of legroom.

News

  1. In Defense Of Cyclist Salmoning

    Bikers who ride the wrong way up a one-way street or bike-lane are called salmon. You should never salmon . It will lead to certain death for you, the pedestrian (probably a child) you hit with your bike, and the driver of the truck who swerves to avoid you and hits scaffolding, causing a huge collapse that shuts down local subway service. It's impolite, dangerous, and certainly unhip. [ more › ]
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Gothamist

  2. 5 Lesser-Known Facts About Renting a Car

    I was recently in the process of renting a car for my mother to take a one-way trip from Washington, D.C. to Ohio. An economy-sized car costs a reasonable $40 a day, but then I found out the car rental company charged a $160 fee for driving the vehicle only one way. I was stunned.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: U.S.News & World Report LP via Yahoo! News

  3. Southwest and AirTran Announce Sale With Fares Starting at $59 One-Way to Select Nonstop Destinations Nationwide

    DALLAS, June 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Southwest Airlines (NYSE: LUV) and wholly-owned subsidiary AirTran Airways spread low fares today, offering nonstop flights starting as low as $59 one-way.  These ...
    on June 18, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  • US President George W. Bush, in his first public comments on the hostilities that erupted less than a month before he leaves office, said: "Another one-way ceasefire that leads to rocket attacks on Israel is not acceptable."
    on Jan 2, 2009 By: President Bush Source: Bernama

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