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doubly

adverb dou·bly \ˈdə-b(ə-)lē\

: much more than usual or previously : to a much higher degree than usual

: in two ways : for two reasons

Full Definition of DOUBLY

1
:  in a twofold manner
2
:  to twice the degree <doubly glad> <doubly frustrating>
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Examples of DOUBLY

  1. Her grades and musical talent make her parents doubly proud of her.
  2. <we were doubly certain of her guilt after we read the article in the newspaper>

First Known Use of DOUBLY

15th century

Related to DOUBLY

Synonyms
double, twice, twofold

Rhymes with DOUBLY

DOUBLY Defined for Kids

doubly

adverb dou·bly \ˈdə-blē\

Definition of DOUBLY for Kids

:  to two times the amount or degree <doubly glad>

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