it takes two

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it takes ˈtwo (to do something)

(also it takes two to ˈtango) (saying) used to say that something cannot be the fault or responsibility of one person alone: You’ve only heard his side of the story. It takes two to have an argument, you know.The company is ready to sign the agreement now, but it takes two to tango and the negotiations may continue for several days yet.
See also: take, two
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