## twice

twice- on two occasions or in two instances
- two times
- two times as much or as many; twofold; doubly

Origin of twice

Middle English*twies*; from Old English

*twiges*; from

*twiga*, twice, akin to

*twa*, two +

*-es*, genitive singular ending

## twice

adverb

- In two cases or on two occasions; two times:
*I rewrote the essay twice.* - In doubled degree or amount:
*twice as many.*

Origin of twice

Middle English, from Old English*twiga*; see

*dwo-*in Indo-European roots.

## twice

Adverb

(*not comparable*)

Origin

From twi- meaning two or both.