Usage examples for twice

  1. " Now, Mr. Mallory," continued The Thinking Machine at last, " one of your men shot twice at the Burglar in the automobile, as I understand it?" – The Chase of the Golden Plate by Jacques Futrelle
  2. She is not very well; I've been to see her twice. – His Sombre Rivals by E. P. Roe
  3. That night when papa died, and I was so unhappy all alone- and since then, how often-" Graham turned away, and walked twice up and down the room. – My Little Lady by Eleanor Frances Poynter
  4. I should think twice about it. – When Ghost Meets Ghost by William Frend De Morgan
  5. If you showed her the way once or twice I am sure she would learn. – Anxious Audrey by Mabel Quiller-Couch
  6. I came twice and could not find it. – The Insidious Dr. Fu-Manchu by Sax Rohmer
  7. I'll tell 'em- it'll be bad enough, at that, but maybe it'll do some good- make other kids think twice before they get to acting smart- alecky. – The Lookout Man by B. M. Bower
  8. " I made six dollars to- day and I expect to earn almost twice that much to- morrow. – The Motor Maids by Palm and Pine by Katherine Stokes
  9. I have seen it move- twice. – The Lamp in the Desert by Ethel M. Dell
  10. Kelly was shot twice. – "I Conquered" by Harold Titus
  11. Can you be tried twice for the same thing, doctor? – The Crime Doctor by Ernest William Hornung
  12. Thiennette sent twice to ask me whether he was come. – The Campaner Thal and Other Writings by Jean Paul Friedrich Richter
  13. And I could not bear that twice! – The Gold of Chickaree by Susan Warner
  14. Soldiers of the line would have worked quite as hard, maybe, but they would have taken twice as long. – The First Hundred Thousand by Ian Hay
  15. Twice he beat them out with his hands. – In a Little Town by Rupert Hughes
  16. Call it three, because he ought to have raised it twice. – The Man Upstairs and Other Stories by P. G. Wodehouse
  17. What's the good of going to the same place twice over? – Archie's Mistake by G. E. Wyatt
  18. Read it over twice. – Memoirs of Aaron Burr, Complete by Matthew L. Davis
  19. He's got an idea from somewhere that I'm twice as old as I am because I'm twice as big as he is- that's the most reasonable way I can look at it. – Cupid's Middleman by Edward B. Lent
  20. My life has been attempted twice certainly, possibly three times, since noon yesterday. – The Duke Decides by Headon Hill