double dip

intransitive verb

Definition of double dip

: to obtain money from two sources at the same time or by two separate accounting methods especially : to draw a pension from one government department while working for another

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Other Words from double dip

double-dipper \ ˌ⸗⸗ˈ⸗⸗ \ noun
double-dipping noun
Such double-dipping must be galling to most of the hard-working North Carolinians in the nongovernmental sector. The Pilot (Southern Pines, North Carolina), 29 Mar. 2013

History and Etymology for double dip

dip entry 2 (portion dipped at one time); from the likening of the two incomes to a cone with two scoops of ice cream

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