- The definition of two is totaling one plus one.
An example of two used as an adjective is in the phrase "two sneakers," which means one plus one sneakers.
- Two is defined as the number equal to the sum of one plus one.
An example of two is 2.
two definition by Webster's New World
Origin: Middle English two, tu ; from Old English twa, feminine and amp; neuter , tu, neuter , akin to German zwei ; from Indo-European base an unverified form dwōu-, two from source Classical Latin duo, two, Classical Greek duo, Sanskrit dvau
- the cardinal number between one and three; 2; II
- any two people or things; pair; couple
- something numbered two or having two units, as a playing card, domino, face of a die, etc.
- Basketball two-pointer
two definition by American Heritage Dictionary
- The cardinal number equal to the sum of 1 + 1.
- The second in a set or sequence.
- Something having two parts, units, or members, especially a playing card, the face of a die, or a domino with two pips.
- A two-dollar bill.
Origin: Middle English, from Old English twā; see dwo- in Indo-European roots.
- two adjective & pron.
two - Phrases/Idioms
put two and two together