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  • as innow and then
  • as inoccasionally

synonyms for once or twice

  • every now and then
  • every so often
  • infrequently
  • intermittently
  • now and again
  • occasionally
  • periodically
  • sporadically
  • at intervals
  • at times
  • every once in a while
  • from time to time
  • hardly
  • irregularly
  • not often
  • off and on
  • on occasion
  • once and again
  • once in a blue moon
  • once in a while
  • sometimes
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How to use once or twice in a sentence

He held it, but it was without pressure; without recognizance of the delight with which he once grasped it.
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
We had six field-pieces, but we only took four, harnessed wit twice the usual number of horses.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
When his lordship retired early, as was his custom, the other men adjourned once more to the billiard-room.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
As Spain, however, has fallen from the high place she once held, her colonial system has also gone down.
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
Each picture bore a label, giving a true description of the once-honoured gem.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
And once more, she found herself desiring to be like Janet--not only in appearance, but in soft manner and tone.
HILDA LESSWAYSARNOLD BENNETT
The women at once rose and began to shake out their draperies and relax their muscles.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
Squinty, several times, looked at the hole under the pen, by which he had once gotten out.
SQUINTY THE COMICAL PIGRICHARD BARNUM
Twice a year the formal invitation was sent out by the old nobleman to his only son, and to his two nephews.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
Afterwards we saw you once or twice at tea at the Ritz, and you took off your hat, so you must have remembered then.
ROSEMARY IN SEARCH OF A FATHERC. N. WILLIAMSON
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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