Definition of bend doublechiefly British
- I held on tight as my fishing rod bent double.
- He bent double in pain.
: to constrain or strain to tension by curving
: to turn or force from straight or even to curved or angular
: to force from a proper shape
: the act or process of bending : the state of being bent
: something that is bent: such as
: a curved part of a path (as of a stream or road)
: having a twofold relation or character : dual
: consisting of two usually combined members or parts
: being twice as great or as many
: to make twice as great or as many: such as
: to increase by adding an equal amount
: to amount to twice the number of
: to twice the extent or amount
: two together
: downward and forward from the usual position
: something twice the usual size, strength, speed, quantity, or value: such as
: a double amount
: a base hit that enables the batter to reach second base
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