- having two edges, as a sword.
- cutting or effective both ways.
Origin of two-edged
Examples from the Web for two-edged
Historical Examples of two-edged
It might be well for him to reflect that agitation was a two-edged sword.The Grand Old Man
Richard B. Cook
James never noticed anything—or if he did, his ambiguity was two-edged.Love and Lucy
Maurice Henry Hewlett
Leisure is too often like a two-edged sword; it cuts both ways.Hidden Treasures
Harry A. Lewis
Josephine saw his simplicity, and made a cut with a woman's two-edged sword.White Lies
Yet, I have always known that this man was a two-edged sword that could turn in my hand.The Saracen: The Holy War
- having two cutting edges
- (esp of a remark) having two interpretations, such as she looks nice when she smiles