Definitions of twin

  1. To be born at the same birth: to bring forth two at once: to be paired or suited:- pr. p. twinning; pa. p. twinned.
  2. give birth to twins
  3. grow as twins, of crystals
  4. A sign of the zodiac; Gemini.
  5. ( astrology) a person who is born while the sun in in Gemini
  6. either of two offspring born at the same time from the same pregnancy
  7. One of two born at one birth; a person or thing very like another.
  8. One of two born at a birth: one very like another.
  9. One of two produced at a birth.
  10. One of two young produced at a birth.
  11. The counterpart of another.
  12. One of two produced at birth; one very like another. The Twins.
  13. One of two young produced at a birth by an animal that usually brings forth only one; one very much resembling another.
  14. being two identical
  15. grow as twins; " twin crystals"
  16. Being one of two born at a birth; as, a twin brother or sister.
  17. Being one of a pair much resembling one another; standing the relation of a twin to something else; -- often followed by to or with.
  18. Double; consisting of two similar and corresponding parts.
  19. Composed of parts united according to some definite law of twinning. See Twin, n., 4.
  20. One of two produced at a birth, especially by an animal that ordinarily brings forth but one at a birth; -- used chiefly in the plural, and applied to the young of beasts as well as to human young.
  21. A sign and constellation of the zodiac; Gemini. See Gemini.
  22. A person or thing that closely resembles another.
  23. To bring forth twins.
  24. To be born at the same birth.
  25. To cause to be twins, or like twins in any way.
  26. To separate into two parts; to part; to divide; hence, to remove; also, to strip; to rob.
  27. To depart from a place or thing.
  28. Double; made of two separate, but equal, parts; closely resembling; born at the same birth with another.
  29. Being a twin or twins.
  30. Noting one of two born at a birth; very much resembling; swelling out into two protuberances.
  31. Denoting one of two produced at a birth; very much resembling.