Meaning of TWICE in English

TWICE

transcription, транскрипция: [ ˈtwīs ]

adverb

Etymology: Middle English twiges, twies, from Old English twiga; akin to Old English twi-

Date: 12th century

1. : on two occasions

twice absent

2. : two times : in doubled quantity or degree

twice two is four

twice as much

Merriam-Webster's Collegiate English vocabulary.      Энциклопедический словарь английского языка Merriam Webster.