Atween



.
Historical Examples

Ef I was to see too much of you atween now and our wedding, no promise that ever was would bind me.
A Girl of the People L. T. Meade

“I shall be atween you and the Injuns all the time, boy,” said he.
Field and Forest Oliver Optic

There wasna such a difference, she said, atween life and death as folk were ready to think.
Wilson’s Tales of the Borders and of Scotland Various

“If I could no’but get a blink frae the cannel, I’d see what’s atween them,” thought Gubblum.
A Son of Hagar Sir Hall Caine

It’s confidence, Olly, confidence, ez these sort o’ things allus is—atween you and me.
Gabriel Conroy Bert Harte

atween the kitchen and the ha, There he loot his cloutie cloak fa.
A Book of Ballads, Volume 4 Various

And atween you and me, Abednego, that’s more than the soft-horned British will ever see from all our States.
The Attache Thomas Chandler Haliburton

Once I got atween the stick and the rocks and she was a-coming for me.
Ande Trembath Matthew Stanley Kemp

But Grettir said that he had no words to make atwixt and atween of his going thence.
The Story of Grettir The Strong Translated by Eirikr Magnusson and William Morris

You have no call to be fretted, honey, with this atween you and mischief.
A Girl of the People L. T. Meade

preposition
an archaic or Scot word for between
adv.

c.1400, from a- (1) + tween.

Tagged:

Read Also:

  • Atwitter

    excited; nervous; aflutter; : They were atwitter at the prospect of meeting a Hollywood star. Contemporary Examples Twilight fans are atwitter: Bella Swan’s wedding dress has finally debuted. Famous Wedding Dresses: Kristen Stewart, Kim Kardashian, and More November 18, 2011 Paris media are all atwitter on Thursday about the latest episode in the scandal known […]

  • Atwood

    Margaret (Eleanor) born 1939, Canadian poet and novelist. Contemporary Examples “I was relieved and happy that the reaction was positive, because it is an iconic film in the costume area,” Atwood explains. ‘Breakfast at Tiffany’s’ Hits Broadway With Costumes by Colleen Atwood Misty White Sidell March 26, 2013 Atwood writes a pretty good sex scene, […]



  • Atwood’s machine

    a device consisting of two unequal masses connected by a string passed over a pulley, used to illustrate the laws of motion.

  • Atx

    atx hardware, standard An open PC motherboard specification by Intel. ATX is a development of the Baby AT specification with the motherboard rotated 90 degrees in the chassis. The CPU and SIMM sockets have been relocated away from the expansion card slots meaning that all the slots support full-length cards. More I/O functions are integrated […]



Disclaimer: Atween definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.