double figures

noun

: a number or percentage that is 10 or greater : double digits

Examples of double figures in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Samuelson was a big part of that, averaging 12.6 points per game during that stretch and scoring in double figures in four consecutive games for the first time in her career. Kareem Copeland, Washington Post, 26 June 2024 The Storm finished with all five starters scoring in double figures led by 16 points from Loyd. Emily Adams, Hartford Courant, 23 June 2024 All five Connecticut starters scored in double figures to move the team to a league-best 13-1 record. Sam Joseph, CNN, 19 June 2024 Hall led the Tigers in points and blocks, notching double figures in scoring in all but one outing. Roderick Boone, Charlotte Observer, 19 June 2024 See all Example Sentences for double figures 

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“Double figures.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/double%20figures. Accessed 21 Jul. 2024.

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