Two vs Twoish - What's the difference?

two | twoish |


As nouns the difference between two and twoish

is that two is the digit/figure 2 while twoish is (colloquial) any time close to two o'clock.

As a numeral two

is (label) a numerical value equal to ; the second number in the set of natural numbers (especially in number theory); the cardinality of the set {0, 1}; one plus one ordinal: second this many dots (••).

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

two

English

(wikipedia two)

Alternative forms

* (l) (obsolete outside dialects)

Numeral

(head)
  • (label) A numerical value equal to ; the second number in the set of natural numbers (especially in number theory); the cardinality of the set {0, 1}; one plus one. Ordinal: second. This many dots (••).
  • *
  • Venters began to count them—one—two —three—four—on up to sixteen.
  • Describing a set or group with two components.
  • * {{quote-book, year=1927, author= F. E. Penny
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    Derived terms

    * four by two * in two * put two and two together * two-by-four * two-dimensional * two-edged * two-faced * two heads are better than one * two-piece * two-stroke * two-tone * two-way * two-wheeler

    See also

    *

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • The digit/figure 2.
  • The number 2202 contains three two s.
  • (US, informal) A two-dollar bill.
  • A child aged two.
  • This toy is suitable for the two s and threes.
  • The playing cards featuring two pips.
  • See also

    *

    Derived terms

    * two-up * two's complement

    See also

    * * * both * couple * double * dual * pair * second * twice * twin * two-

    Statistics

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    twoish

    English

    Noun

    (-)
  • (colloquial) Any time close to two o'clock.