two [two twos] BrE [tuː]
NAmE [tuː]
2  There are examples of how to use numbers at the entry for five.
more at be in two minds about sth/doing sthbe of two minds about sth/doing sth at mind n., in two shakesin a couple of shakes at shake n.
Idioms: day/moment/pound or two fall between two stools in two in twos and threes it takes two to do something not have two beans/brain cells to rub together put two and two together that makes two of us two sides of the same coin
Word Origin:
Old English twā (feminine and neuter) of Germanic origin; related to Dutch twee and German zwei, from an Indo-European root shared by Latin and Greek duo. Compare with twain.

Webster's 1913 Dictionary:
a.1.One and one; twice one.
One or two
a phrase often used indefinitely for a small number.
n.1.The sum of one and one; the number next greater than one, and next less than three; two units or objects.
2.A symbol representing two units, as 2, II., or ii.
In two
asunder; into two parts; in halves; in twain; as, cut in two.

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