two for two

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From (baseball)

Adjective[edit]

two for two (not comparable)

  1. (idiomatic, baseball) In baseball, meeting two out of two attempts at-bat. Specifically, it means the batter has reached base safely two out of two times.
    He's two for two tonight.
  2. (idiomatic) Successful at both of two efforts.

Usage notes[edit]

Also used as adverb, but with few verbs.

He went two for two in his last two sales pitches.

Synonyms[edit]