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  1. 1
    to carefully consider whether what you are planning to do is a good idea

    I’d think twice before buying that car if I were you.

  2. 2

    not think twice

    to do something immediately, without considering whether it is a good idea

    I didn’t think twice – I accepted the job straight away.

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