A one-way street

Поставио/ла: Leander У: Субота, 08/04/2017 - 10:16

Idiomatic translations of "A one-way street"

Игра в одни ворота
Une rue à sens unique

Meanings of "A one-way street"


If you describe an agreement or a relationship as a one-way street, you mean that only one of the sides is benefitting from it.

објасио/ла Leander , Субота, 08/04/2017 - 10:16
Explained by Leander

Une rue à sens unique. Se dit d'un rapport entre deux personnes qui ne profite qu'à l'une d'entre elles.

објасио/ла maëlstrom , Четвртак, 13/04/2017 - 10:39
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"A one-way street" in lyrics

Robbie Williams - Angels

When I'm feeling weak
And my pain walks down a one way street
And I look above and I know

Bushido - Ching Ching

Sh*t on rapping, I have never been a rapper
Since my 7th year of age it was my aim: outlaw
No way out exists, it remains to be a one-way street
And I sink here, because I just sleep on quicksands

Taylor Swift - Need You Now

I need you now
Words I heard you whisper to me
We were walking down a one-way street

Def Leppard - Hysteria

Into you, yeah
You could hide
it's just a one way street
Oh, I believe I'm in you, yeah

Aerosmith - Hole in my soul

I'm down a one way street
With a one night stand
With a one track mind
Out in no man's land

THEORY - Not Meant To Be

No matter what I do you’re always mad
And I, I can’t change your mind
Now it’s like trying to turn around on a one way street
I can’t give you what you want and it’s killing me

Ha*Ash - Wherever you are

Mile by mile
Your trace is no more
The street I walk is a one way street
Now, more than ever, I know who I am

Yelle - Girls

All the world has agreed to tell me,
That I am, touched here - where
I will never have to travel on a one-way street.

Savage Garden - Crash and Burn

When you feel all alone
And a loyal friend is hard to find
You're caught in a one way street
With the monsters in your head

A Life Divided - Heart On Fire

For some reasons it's not how it's supposed to be
Feels like searching for the way in a one way street
God given but a devils mistake

Herbert Grönemeyer - Greenland

Jubilee without perjudice
In the eyes were flashes
Dreams stuck in a one-way-street
Nothing worked at all

Bobby Blue Bland - Dreamer

Dream on, dream on,
surely someone, someone will understand me.
Down the wrong way on a one way street,
You'd think by now I would have learned.

David Cook - Time marches on

You were six feet in
On a one way street
When you gave into love

Poets of the Fall - Overboard

And then you smile though it aches, cos you don't believe in mistakes, just that we made a mess of things...

When the deal that you made with love is just a one way street, a one way street, you feel you'll go overboard, cos you're incomplete, incomplete.

Lucie Silvas - Breathe In

I feel like I'm dragging you down a one way street
I don't know which ways up
All I ask of you is to stay on your feet
That should be enough

The Growlers - People Don't Change Blues

People don’t change when you want them to.
Yeah I looked the wrong way
Crossing a one way street that day.

Luhan - On fire

Smile face and V gesture posing for the champion photos
Like a fat man, can't bend
Can't retreat, just like I am driving on a one-way street
Making the entire universe be our sandbag

Daughtry - Outta My Head

But it ain't for me
It's kinda hard when you lay your heart
On a one way street
I really thought by now

David Archuleta - Angels 1

When I'm feeling weak
And my pain walks down a one way street
I look above

Thomas Anders - I'll Love You Forever

Now I know what my heart beats for

This can't be just a one-way street
Without your love, I'm incomplete

Koza Mostra - Feast

As we fall in our own traps we didn’t learn
Every night, in silence, we hid our pain
I will grab the wheel, I will turnaround on a one way street

Giánnis Ploútarchos - Beat, my heart

Beat, my heart
Loudly, don't be afraid
Love was a one way street for us
Beat, my heart, yell it out loud

The Cheetah Girls - Crash

Thought I knew what I want
Busy chasing love
Down a one-way street

The beatniks - No way out

my shoes are glued(?) down
on a one-way street
a ring rolled ?? ship

Miranda Lambert - Easy From Now On

There he goes gone again
Same old story's gotta come to an end
Lovin' him was a one way street
But I'm gettin' off where the crossroads meet

Aerosmith - One Way Street

I said, you're headin' down a one way street
You're foolin' everybody you meet
I said, you're headin' down a one way street
You're foolin' everybody but me...

Electric Light Orchestra - Sweet Talkin' Woman

I was searchin' on a one-way street
I was hopin' for a chance to meet
I was waitin' for the operator on the line

Dolly Style - Rollercoaster

It's a bumpy ride, going high and low

Join the ride, we're on a one-way street
The sky's the limit, can you feel the heat?

Tagtraeumer - My Heart

the truth
of you and me
is a one-way-street
on a Friday

Giánnis Ploútarchos - Beat, My Heart

Beat, my heart[fn] He's talking to his heart[/fn]
Beat fast, don't be afraid
Love is a one-way street for us
Beat loudly and yell out,

Accept - Stand 4 What U R

Can't stop time's been passing by
It's like living on a one way street
Stop trying to escape from the real world

The beatniks - No Way Out

My shoes are glued down
on a one way street
A ring road full of sheep

Valantis - No Return

It's like I wasn't alive before I met you
I loved you to the point of no return
Your eyes are a one-way street to me
All the other roads have disappeared

Hamza Namira - why did it become so dark*

And from the start, the day is going so wrong
I have to wait for his majesty to pass
while he shamelessly drives in the wrong direction on a one way street.*
why is my heart so troubled

Radio Luksemburg - If I Don't Have You

Days go by
People go by, faces..
I stand in the corner, like I'm a one-way street
And I try really hard, but I can't

Miriam Cani - Don't Surrender

Baby yeah..
Don’t Surrender now your heart is weak
Love breaks down a one way street
Baby Yeah…

Straightener - Electricity

Turn it on

Driving fast down a one way street
Lord of loving you dance so neat

whiteberry - Four Thousand Year Chinese Love

Four Thousand Year Chinese Love

He is an only child who goes the wrong way in a one-way street
And me I'm one with one sibling; what a good chemistry, isn't it?

Andreea Balan - One-way street

It is a one-way street, don't stay in my path now, please
It is a one way street, no matter how much you want, I can't return,
It is a one-way street, don't stay in my path now, please

Yuridia - Angels

When I'm feeling weak
And my pain walks down a one way street
I look above

Joan Baez - Blessed Are

For you and I are one way ticket holders
On that one-way street
Which lies across a golden valley

Gauvin Sers - Between République et Nation

There will be a "before" and an "after"

Like a one-way street,
Between République et Nation

Rush - War Paint

If she can get away

Paint her name on a one-way street
Painted cheeks with angry heat

Ric Segreto - Give me a chance

I know, it's hard for you to see
Exactly how much you mean to me
Since it's just a one way street
And I'm the only one who's on it

Karel Fialka - Ready for It Now

Ready for it now

You're coming from the shadows on a one-way street
Looking for diversions couldn't be discreet

Weyes Blood - Be Free

That you gave it away when you started to care and I cared
A long, long time of mine I waited for you to come around
I found a one-way street, that's me
Still hanging on to set you free, make you believe

George Strait - Ace in The Hole

Don't put it all on the line for just one roll.
You've got to have an ace in the hole.
If you're headed down a one way street.
And you're not sure it's the way you wanna go.

Courtney Barnett & Kurt Vile - Peepin' Tom

I was a, I was a, I was a, I was a

Now I want to go but it's a one way street with me
So I've been told and I'm going

10cc - For You and I

It's like a roller coaster
On a downward motion
On a one way street
We can't control our feet

McFly - Foolish

Foolish for me to think she wouldn’t leave by December
Foolish to let misery, let it fall apart in autumn
Driving on a one way street
Now U-turn to get back to me