Language: | Old English |

Origin: | twiga |

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twice

1HMN two times : ** twice a day/week/year etc** (=two times in the same day, week etc)

He was questioned by police twice yesterday.

Letters were delivered twice a week only.

2 two times more, bigger, better etc than something else ** twice as high/big/large etc (as something)**

Interest rates are twice as high as those of our competitors.

Definition of twice from the Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English within

the topic NUMBERS

the topic NUMBERS

add
addition
bi-
billion
calculate
constant
D
demi-
division
eight
eleven
equal(a)
equal(v)
even
factor(n)
factor(v)
fifth
fig.
figure
five
four
fourth
gross
hundred
L
M
million
multiple
-nd
negative
nine
No.
nos.
number
O
one
pi
plot
point
positive
product
-rd
root
round
score
second
set
six
square(n)
square(v)
-st
sum
take
ten
thousand
three
tri-
twenty
twice
unit
V
X
zero

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