twice over

Definition of twice over

  1. :  two times I had to read the poem twice over before I understood its meaning.

Word by Word Definitions

twiceplay
  1. :  on two occasions

    :  two times :  in doubled quantity or degree

overplay
  1. :  across a barrier or intervening (see intervene 4) space

    :  across the goal line in football

    :  forward beyond an edge or brink and often down

  1. : used as a function word to indicate motion or situation in a position higher than or above another

    : used as a function word to indicate the possession of authority, power, or jurisdiction in regard to some thing or person

    : used as a function word to indicate superiority, advantage, or preference

  1. :  upper, higher

    :  outer, covering

    :  excessive

  1. :  to leap over


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