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Definition of Both
BothBoth Both, a. or pron. [OE. bothe, ba?e, fr. Icel. b[=a]?ir;
akin to Dan. baade, Sw. b[*a]da, Goth. baj??s, OHG. beid?,
b?d?, G. & D. beide, also AS. begen, b[=a], b?, Goth. bai,
and Gr. ?, L. ambo, Lith. ab[`a], OSlav. oba, Skr. ubha.
[root]310. Cf. Amb-.]
The one and the other; the two; the pair, without exception
Note: It is generally used adjectively with nouns; as, both
horses ran away; but with pronouns, and often with
nous, it is used substantively, and followed by of.
Note: It frequently stands as a pronoun.
She alone is heir to both of us. --Shak.
Abraham took sheep and oxen, and gave them unto
Abimelech; and both of them made a covenant.
He will not bear the loss of his rank, because he
can bear the loss of his estate; but he will bear
both, because he is prepared for both.
Note: It is often used in apposition with nouns or pronouns.
Thy weal and woe are both of them extremes.
This said, they both betook them several ways.
Note: Both now always precedes any other attributive words;
as, both their armies; both our eyes.
Note: Both of is used before pronouns in the objective case;
as, both of us, them, whom, etc.; but before
substantives its used is colloquial, both (without of)
being the preferred form; as, both the brothers.
Both Both, conj.
As well; not only; equally.
Note: Both precedes the first of two co["o]rdinate words or
phrases, and is followed by and before the other, both
. . . and . . .; as well the one as the other; not only
this, but also that; equally the former and the latter.
It is also sometimes followed by more than two
co["o]rdinate words, connected by and expressed or
To judge both quick and dead. --Milton.
A masterpiece both for argument and style.
To whom bothe heven and erthe and see is sene.
Both mongrel, puppy, whelp, and hound.
He prayeth well who loveth well Both man and bird
and beast. --Coleridge.
Meaning of Both from wikipedia
, a determiner
or indefinite pronoun denoting
two of something both
... and, a correlative conjunction Both
- The Both
is an American musical
Mann and Ted Leo, both
of whom had longstanding musical careers before beginning
- Both Sides
is the fifth
solo studio album
singer-songwriter Phil Collins. Featuring
an adult-oriented soft rock based
sound, the release
Line" is a 2014 single
by the Belgian-French electronic music
duo BOTH released
on 10 June 2014 by [PIAS] Recordings
(Play It Again
- Bothal village
Into Bothal woods Bothal village
The River Wansbeck viewed
from the stepping stones
was also a drift
- Best of Both Worlds Concert
is the live soundtrack
from Hannah Montana
Cyrus: Best of Both Worlds
11, 2008 by Walt Disney...
- They Both
Die at the End is a young adult novel written
by American author
5, 2017 by HarperTeen. It is Silvera's...
Sides, Now" is one of the best-known songs
singer-songwriter Joni Mitc****. First recorded
by Judy Collins, it appeared
on the US singles...
- How to Be Both
is a 2014 novel
by Scottish author
Ali Smith, first published
Hamilton. It was shortlisted
for the 2014 Man Booker Prize
of Us" is a song by American rapper
on May 22, 2012, as the third single
from his second studio
album, Strange Clouds
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