noun twic·er \ˈtwīsə(r)\

Definition of twicer



  1. 1 :  one that does something twice or does two things: such as a :  one that attends two Sunday church services b British, disparaging :  a printer who works as both compositor and pressman

  2. 2 chiefly British a :  cheat, crook b :  a two-time loser he's already a twicer. Any time he's picked up carrying a gun he's liable to get life — Hartley Howard

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Origin and Etymology of twicer

1twice + -er

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