Simple Definition of fivefold
: five times as great or as many
Full Definition of fivefold
1 : having five units or members
2 : being five times as great or as many
fivefoldplay \-ˈfōld\ adverb
Examples of fivefold in a sentence
There has been a fivefold increase in membership this year.
Before 12th Century
First Known Use of fivefold
before 12th century
Rhymes with fivefold
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