"I called her twice"
doubly, double, twice(adverb)
to double the degree
"she was doubly rewarded"; "his eyes were double bright"
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.
two times; once and again
doubly; in twofold quantity or degree; as, twice the sum; he is twice as fortunate as his neighbor
Twice is the second album by American indie rock band The Tyde, released in 2003.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
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. twíges—twíwa—twá, two.]
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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Rank popularity for the word 'twice' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1769
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Rank popularity for the word 'twice' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1174
Rank popularity for the word 'twice' in Adverbs Frequency: #149
The numerical value of twice in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of twice in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
Examples of twice in a Sentence
In order to fully realize how bad a popular play can be, it is necessary to see it twice.
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.
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.
If you look at Apple, I think it earns almost twice as much as the second most profitable company in the United States.
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.
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- [[dos#CatalanCatalan, Valencian
- zweimal, doppeltGerman
- doblemente, [[dos#SpanishSpanish
- kahdesti, [[kaksi#FinnishFinnish
- [[deux#French, deux foisFrench
- [[dà#Scottish GaelicScottish Gaelic
- פעמיים, [[שְׁתֵי]] [[פעםHebrew
- [[երկու]] [[անգամ]]Armenian
- tvívegis, tvisvarIcelandic
- 二倍, 二度, 二回Japanese
- ಎರಡು ಬಾರಿKannada
- [[두]][[번]], 두번Korean
- zweemolLuxembourgish, Letzeburgesch
- tweemaal, [[twee#DutchDutch
- [[dois#Portuguese, duas vezesPortuguese
- дважды, [[два#RussianRussian
- dváput, два́путSerbo-Croatian
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