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See definition of twain on Dictionary.com
  • as inboth
  • as intwo
  • as incouple

synonyms for twain

  • one and the other
  • the couple
  • the pair
  • the two
See also synonyms for: twains
  • pair
  • double
  • couple
  • team
  • binary
  • span
  • duplicity
  • dichotomy
  • twin
  • duet
  • brace
  • dual
  • duality
  • bifurcation
  • bilaterality
  • twins
  • dos
  • deuce
  • dyad
  • doublet
  • diremption
  • duplexity
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How to use twain in a sentence

So the twain walked on very lovingly together, Dorothy gazing sadly and fondly at every well-known object in her path.
THE WORLD BEFORE THEMSUSANNA MOODIE
It is used in describing the operation of cutting in twain the animal sacrificed at the ratification of a covenant.
THE ORDINANCE OF COVENANTINGJOHN CUNNINGHAM
The twain immediately started, and roared in unison with their host most tremendously!
THE BOOK OF ANECDOTES AND BUDGET OF FUN;VARIOUS
It is not, as Mark Twain would say, that there is anything the matter with it, Scotch beef is the best in the world.
FRIEND MAC DONALDMAX O'RELL
He pretended that it was five hundred years' journey from one to another, and that he cleft the moon in twain.
A PHILOSOPHICAL DICTIONARY, VOLUME 1 (OF 10)FRANOIS-MARIE AROUET (AKA VOLTAIRE)
Both the twain were very bare and scant of the goods of this world, and even then were feeling bitterly the pinch of hunger.
THE MERRIE TALES OF JACQUES TOURNEBROCHEANATOLE FRANCE
It is thought by my family to be an excellent likeness of Mark Twain.
THE WORKS OF ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON - SWANSTON EDITION VOL. 25 (OF 25)ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON
The Spaniard reeled in his saddle; his target flew in twain; he clapped his right hand to his shoulder and drew it away—blood!
GOD WILLS IT!WILLIAM STEARNS DAVIS
And the twain rode many times; till Mary, whose cheeks were very hot and eyes very bright, forgot to count the rounds.
GOD WILLS IT!WILLIAM STEARNS DAVIS
Very lightly, though armed, the twain dismounted, and stood side by side before their suzerain.
GOD WILLS IT!WILLIAM STEARNS DAVIS
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WORDS RELATED TO TWAIN

  • one and the other
  • the couple
  • the pair
  • the two
  • twain
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