Definition of “be two sides of the same coin” - English Dictionary

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“be two sides of the same coin” in British English

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be two sides of the same coin

also be different/opposite sides of the same coin

If two things are two sides of the same coin, they are very closely related although they seem different:

Violent behaviour and deep insecurity are often two sides of the same coin.

(Definition of “be two sides of the same coin” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)