between between  /bɪ ˈtwin/

Definition(s):

  1. (adv) in the interval
  2. (adv) in between

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. About 14% of personal loans end up in default, according to Circle Lending, which formalizes loans between family and friends.
  2. You have to distinguish between purely giving money to somebody and developmental aid.
  3. The level of distrust between China and the overseas Tibetan community is evident.

News

  1. U.S. education gap narrows between whites and minorities: report

    By Stephanie Simon BOSTON (Reuters) - The achievement gap between white and minority children has narrowed considerably in recent decades, as black and Hispanic students have posted strong gains on math and reading tests, according to a new report out Thursday. The National Assessment of Educational Progress, known as "the nation's report card," found that minority students at all ages tested ...
    on June 27, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

  2. Fight between friends ends with butter-knife stabbing, arrest

    An argument between two friends ended in violence overnight when one woman jabbed the other in the cheek with a butter knife, according to police.
    on June 27, 2013     Source: Ashland City Times

  3. Between the vines: Livermore Valley's Triska Crane all about shoot thinning in June

    Between the Vines is a biweekly column on wine and winemaking in the Livermore Valley region. This column was contributed by Mark Triska, owner of Triska Crane Ridge Vineyards, and Matt Boughner, vineyard manager at Viticultural Management Inc.
    on June 26, 2013     Source: Tri-Valley Herald

Quotes

  1. Obama said he came to Cairo "to seek a new beginning between the United States and Muslims around the world; one based upon mutual interest and mutual respect; and one based upon the truth that America and Islam are not exclusive, and need not be in...
    on Jun 4, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: Washington Post

  2. "New construction in East Jerusalem and the West Bank undermines that mutual trust and endangers the proximity talks that are the first step towards the full negotiations that both sides say want and need. And it exposes daylight between Israel and...
    on Mar 23, 2010 By: Hillary Rodham Clinton Source: Asia Times Online

  3. "It's almost a mythical number in our game," Goydos said. "I've gone from clubbing a ball in the backyard all the way to the moon, and missed all the steps in between."
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Paul Goydos Source: The Associated Press

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