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twain

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adjective \ˈtwān\

Definition of twain

archaic

  1. :  two



Origin and Etymology of twain

Middle English, from Old English twēgen — more at two


First Known Use: before 12th century

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twain

pronoun

Definition of twain

  1. :  two; especially :  two fathoms <mark twain>



Before 12th Century

First Known Use of twain

before 12th century

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twain

noun

Definition of twain

  1. 1 :  two

  2. 2 :  couple, pair



Examples of twain in a sentence

  1. <I like rap and my parents like country music, and never the twain shall meet in our house.>



12th Century

First Known Use of twain

12th century

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Rhymes with twain

ain, Aisne, ane, Bain, bane, blain, brain, cane, chain, crane, deign, drain, fain, fane, feign, gain, grain, Kane, lane, Lane, main, mane, pain, Paine, pane, plain, plane, quean, rain, reign, rein, sain, sane, seine, Seine, skein, Spain, sprain, stain, strain, swain, thane, thegn, train, Twain, vain, vane, vein, wain, wane, Wayne


Twain

biographical name

Definition of Twain

  1. Mark — see clemens



Rhymes with twain

ain, Aisne, ane, Bain, bane, blain, brain, cane, chain, crane, deign, drain, fain, fane, feign, gain, grain, Kane, lane, Lane, main, mane, pain, Paine, pane, plain, plane, quean, rain, reign, rein, sain, sane, seine, Seine, skein, Spain, sprain, stain, strain, swain, thane, thegn, train, twain, vain, vane, vein, wain, wane, Wayne



TWAIN Defined for Kids

twain

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noun \ˈtwān\

Definition of twain for Students

  1. :  2two 1





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