twicer

noun
twic·​er | \ ˈtwīsə(r) \
plural -s

Definition of twicer

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 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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twice entry 1 + -er

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“Twicer.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/twicer. Accessed 23 Sep. 2021.

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