Associations to the word «Betwixt»


BETWIXT, preposition. (literary or archaic) Between, specifically between two objects.
BETWIXT AND BETWEEN, adjective. (idiomatic) Neither one thing nor the other.
BETWIXT AND BETWEEN, adverb. (idiomatic) Neither here nor there.

Dictionary definition

BETWIXT, adverb. In the interval; "dancing all the dances with little rest between".

Wise words

The difference between the right word and the almost right word is the difference between lightning and a lightning bug.
Mark Twain