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  • n. A person who two-times another.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a person who says one thing and does another
  • n. someone who deceives a lover or spouse by carrying on a sexual relationship with somebody else


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  • In her day, Barbara Walters was a roundheels, a home-wrecker, and a two-timer, which ought to have made for great copy, but reading about these events was as off-putting as having your own mother tell you about the first time she reached orgasm.

    The Uses of Enchantment

  • A bored married man (Reid) looking for relief from his fatuous babydoll wife (Swanson) seeks excitement, which eventually encompasses an encounter with a two-timer named Emilie (Wanda Hawley) who is, remarkably, from Pompton, New Jersey.

    Empire of Dreams

  • Biking two-timer Jesse James will sit down for his first interview since splitting with soon-to-be ex-wife Sandra Bullock in a chat with Nightline, ABC News announced on Wednesday.

    Jesse James “Nightline” Interview Sets Ratings Record

  • On further reflection, if fiction is any guide, a decent fraction of male-initiated divorces are probably the result of pressure from the "other woman," who wants to have the two-timer all to herself.

    The Lens of Hypergamy: An Application, Bryan Caplan | EconLog | Library of Economics and Liberty

  • CLOONEY: What you do is -- there have been others that -- Pitt's a two-timer as well but he ran a very good campaign the last time and ...

    CNN Transcript May 25, 2009

  • Note 2: two-timer, to betray (a spouse or lover) by secret lovemaking with another.

    Bessie Smith Lyrics

  • Butch was a notorious two-timer, a fact known to everyone in high school, except my sister.

    Humor for a Sister’s Heart

  • Both came into the league the same year, both had their worst seasons ever in their second year of existence, both have had 15 coaches (and both have had one three-time coach and another two-timer), both had superstar players who often dominated games (Buffalo's Gilbert Perreault and Pavel Bure in Vancouver) and both teams have appeared in two Cup finals and lost each time. - Reviewing the tape on the Sabres and Canucks

  • In light of my comment, I dare to say that he is quite the two-timer witness his affair with a staffer while holding an elected state legislative office.

    LAUSD Bill Goes To Assembly

  • They could actually elect someone else, giving him the dubious distinction of being both a two-timer and a one-termer!

    LAUSD Bill Goes To Assembly


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