twice or thrice

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  • Twice or thrice he picked up the paper and set it down again. Cited from The Delectable Duchy, by Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
  • Twice or thrice he was going to ask about the marriage question, but his heart failed him. Cited from Vanity Fair, by William Thackeray
  • I had been there twice or thrice in my life, but only for a few hours each time. Cited from Arthur Mervyn, by Charles Brockden Brown
  • I remember your coming there, twice or thrice, when we were in possession. Cited from The Old Curiosity Shop, by Charles Dickens
  • This may be done for a quarter-of-an-hour twice or thrice a day. Cited from Papers on Health, by John Kirk
  • I will come twice or thrice or as many times as I want to if there is business. Cited from Botchan (Master Darling), by Kin-nosuke Natsume
  • She read it twice or thrice, trying to take in the meaning of it. Cited from The Lost Stradivarius, by John Meade Falkner
  • I showed him my clause, and we went over it together twice or thrice. Cited from The Uncommercial Traveller by Charles Dickens
  • The old man visited me twice or thrice every day to inquire into my state. Cited from The Romany Rye, by George Borrow
  • He remembered the times well enough, but the stories he sometimes told over twice or thrice in an hour. Cited from The Newcomes, by William Makepeace Thackeray
  • And as she spoke she waved her hands twice or thrice over the old woman. Cited from The Lancashire Witches, by William Harrison Ainsworth
  • Twice or thrice I thought she wished to speak to me, but if so she changed her mind. Cited from Blindfolded, by Earle Ashley Walcott
  • My hands had been dressed twice or thrice in the night, and again in the morning. Cited from Great Expectations, by Charles Dickens
  • Twice or thrice his dry lips moved before he spoke. Cited from Chivalry, by James Branch Cabell
  • They offer to buy it at a fair price or at twice or thrice its value. Cited from A Compilation of the Messages and Papers of the Presidents, Richardson
  • They die off, now, twice or thrice as fast as the better classes, but what difference does it make? Cited from The Air Trust, by George Allan England
  • He requires satisfaction at least once a week, twice or thrice in the hot season. Cited from Studies in the Psychology of Sex, Volume 2 (of 6), by Havelock Ellis
  • It was, however, so spent and weak, that it fell down twice or thrice in its way. Cited from Joseph Andrews, Vol. 2, by Henry Fielding
  • Twice or thrice before had the subject called for attention. Cited from Suppression of the African Slave Trade to the US, by W. E. B. Du Bois
  • We were silent again, and remained so, until the Doctor rose and walked twice or thrice across the room. Cited from David Copperfield, by Charles Dickens
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