two-time

verb
\ ˈtü-ˌtīm How to pronounce two-time (audio) \
two-timed; two-timing; two-times

Definition of two-time

transitive verb

1 : to betray (a spouse or lover) by secret lovemaking with another

Other Words from two-time

two-timer noun

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First Known Use of two-time

1924, in the meaning defined at sense 2

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The first known use of two-time was in 1924

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“Two-time.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/two-time. Accessed 6 Dec. 2021.

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two-time

verb

English Language Learners Definition of two-time

: to be unfaithful to (your husband, wife, partner, etc.) by having a sexual relationship with someone else

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