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EN[tuː] [tʰu̟ː] [tu] [tʰu̟] [-uː]
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    Definition of two in English Dictionary

  • NounPLtwosPREtwo-
    1. The digit/figure 2.
      1. The number 2202 contains three twos.
    2. (US) INF A two-dollar bill.
      1. A child aged two.
        1. This toy is suitable for the twos and threes.
      2. The playing cards featuring two pips.
      3. More Examples
        1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
          • You'll need to go down two floors to get to that office.
          • I'd have you to know; and though you are a sodger, and wear a red coat, let me tell you there is a tough colt in the woods that your two legs can't straddle.
          • Edwina Gately, a lay missionary who works with prostitutes in Chicago, was recently "disinvited" from delivering homilies at two parishes after the pastors received conservative complaints.
        2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
          • Two canopy-forming trees, Tuckeroo (Cupaniopsis anacardioides), and Coast Banksia (Banksia integrifolia var. integrifolia), are typical of these latter rainforests.
          • Two boys, aged 14 and 11, were each sentenced to three strokes of the light rotan at Kluang for stealing duck eggs from Loh Wee Seng.
          • Two people can have the same idea at the same time because they felt the same thought-forms.
        3. Used in the Ending of Sentence
          • I don't want to get involved in the standoff between those two.
          • The screens are connected by chain belts and splocket wheels, so that the bottom screen drives the other two.
          • In both instances this goal toward which the gift is directed dissociates the engifted from the gift, whereas his opponents would identify the two.
      • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
        1. Nouns
          • Countable nouns
          • Numerals
          Related Links:
          1. en twofold
          2. en twos
          3. en two-edged
          4. en two-faced
          5. en two-footed
          Source: Wiktionary
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          Meaning of two for the defined word.

          Grammatically, this word "two" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun. It's also a numeral.
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