once or twice


: one or two times : a very few times
We've eaten at that restaurant once or twice.

Examples of once or twice in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Hyman suggests getting your vitamin D levels tested once or twice yearly through a blood test. Karla Walsh, Better Homes & Gardens, 9 May 2024 To determine the effectiveness and overall results, our testers continued using them for eight weeks — typically once or twice daily, depending on the instructions — to assess any potential long-term benefits. Sophie Dodd, Peoplemag, 8 May 2024 The company meets with the designers working on Ideas sets once or twice a month to ensure the product is living up to their vision, Ms. Pedersen said. Isaac Aronow, New York Times, 4 May 2024 Doing this once or twice is probably not going to do any real damage to your digestive system, according to Dr. Nazareth. Kathleen Felton, SELF, 9 May 2024 And once or twice a month, the group tries to trap them in cages — sometimes using chicken nuggets or homemade bait — so they can be neutered or spayed by veterinarians. María Luisa Paúl, Washington Post, 14 Feb. 2024 Oil any wooden handles once or twice a year to avoid splitting. 7. Halee Miller, Better Homes & Gardens, 22 Mar. 2024 So not many frequent the arena more than once or twice. Roderick Boone, Charlotte Observer, 19 Feb. 2024 Fully 46% of people have only used the technology once or twice. Tracy Brower, Forbes, 18 Feb. 2024

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“Once or twice.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/once%20or%20twice. Accessed 21 May. 2024.

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