Double Ten


Definition of DOUBLE TEN

:  October 10 observed by the Republic of China in commemoration of the revolution of 1911

Origin of DOUBLE TEN

translation of Chinese (Beijing) shuāngshí; from its being the tenth day of the tenth month
First Known Use: 1940


Next Word in the Dictionary: doublethinkPrevious Word in the Dictionary: double–teamAll Words Near: Double Ten
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears