'twixt

[ twikst ]
/ twɪkst /
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preposition

contraction of betwixt.

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British Dictionary definitions for twixt

'twixt

twixt

poetic

contraction of

betwixt
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Word Origin and History for twixt

twixt


prep.

c.1300, short for betwixt.

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