What does twice mean?

Definitions for twice
twaɪstwice

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. twice(adverb)

    two times

    "I called her twice"

  2. doubly, double, twice(adverb)

    to double the degree

    "she was doubly rewarded"; "his eyes were double bright"

Wiktionary

  1. twice(Adverb)

    two times

    You better watch out,You better not cry,You better not pout,I'm telling you why:Santa Claus is coming to town.He's making a list,And checking it twice,He's gonna find out who's naughty or nice.Santa Claus is coming to town. (Santa Claus Is Coming to Town)

    Etymology: From twi- meaning two or both.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Twice(adverb)

    two times; once and again

  2. Twice(adverb)

    doubly; in twofold quantity or degree; as, twice the sum; he is twice as fortunate as his neighbor

Freebase

  1. Twice

    Twice is the second album by American indie rock band The Tyde, released in 2003.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Twice

    twīs, adv. two times: once and again: doubly.—n. Twī′cer, one who is both compositor and pressman.—adj. Twice′-told, told twice: hackneyed.—At twice, at two distinct times. [A.S. twígestwíwatwá, two.]

CrunchBase

  1. Twice

    Twice is like a brick & mortar clothing resale store, but online.Sellers send in their clothing (we pay shipping), and we make an offer for their items. We pay for everything upfront, so you get your cash right away!Buyers purchase items from our store, where most of our items are available for 70-90% off retail. And we offer free shipping on orders over $49 ($5 otherwise) and free 30-day returns.

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British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'twice' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1769

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'twice' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1174

  3. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'twice' in Adverbs Frequency: #149

How to pronounce twice?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say twice in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of twice in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of twice in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of twice in a Sentence

  1. George Bernard Shaw:

    In order to fully realize how bad a popular play can be, it is necessary to see it twice.

  2. RJ Intindola – (Gandolfo):

    If you anticipate punishment and don’t receive it, you will have suffered nonetheless; however, expect punishment and you will suffer twice; once in anticipation and second, when it’s delivered.

  3. Novak Djokovic:

    I had a telephone conversation with the leaders of world tennis. There were talks about the continuation of the season, mostly about the U.S. Open due in late August, but it's not known whether it will be held, the rules that they told us that we would have to respect to be there, to play at all, they are extreme. We would not have access to Manhattan, we would have to sleep in hotels at the airport, to be tested twice or three times per week.

  4. Warren Buffett:

    If you look at Apple, I think it earns almost twice as much as the second most profitable company in the United States.

  5. Alison Lee:

    I didn't even think twice about it. I just picked it up. Now I know I have to double check and make sure, i guess it's a lesson learned. From now on I just double check and look at them straight in the eye so I can confirm it.

Images & Illustrations of twice

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