Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

twixt

play
preposition \ˈtwikst\

Definition of twixt

  1. :  between <twixt the two extremes>



Variants of twixt

or 'twixt

Origin of twixt

Middle English twix, short for betwix, betwixt


First Known Use: 14th century

Rhymes with twixt


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up twixt? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

to expose to danger or risk

Get Word of the Day daily email!