two Definition

  • 1equivalent to the sum of one and one; one less than three; 2.
  • 2a group or unit of two people or things.
  • 3the second in a set or series.

Using two: Examples

Take a moment to familiarize yourself with how "two" can be used in various situations through the following examples!

  • Example

    I have two apples.

  • Example

    They are two of a kind.

  • Example

    The two of them went to the park.

  • Example

    Two plus two equals four.

two Synonyms and Antonyms

Synonyms for two

Antonyms for two

Phrases with two

  • an opinion or view offered on a topic or subject


    I'd like to add my two cents to the discussion.

  • two-faced

    insincere or deceitful


    I don't trust him, he's always been two-faced.

  • two-timing

    being unfaithful to a partner or spouse by having a secret romantic relationship with someone else


    She found out that he was two-timing her with his ex-girlfriend.


Summary: two in Brief

'Two' [tuː] is a number that represents the quantity of two items or people. It can also refer to a pair or duo, as in 'The two of them went to the park.' 'Two' has idiomatic expressions such as 'two cents,' meaning an opinion, 'two-faced,' meaning insincere, and 'two-timing,' meaning being unfaithful in a romantic relationship.