double-barreled

adjective
dou·ble-bar·reled | \-rəld \

Definition of double-barreled 

1 of a firearm : having two barrels mounted side by side or one beneath the other

2 : twofold especially : having a double purpose asked a double-barreled question

Synonyms & Antonyms for double-barreled

Synonyms

binary, bipartite, double, double-edged, dual, duplex, twin, twofold

Antonyms

single

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First Known Use of double-barreled

1709, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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double-barreled

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English Language Learners Definition of double-barreled

of a gun : having two tubes (called barrels) that bullets or pellets are shot through

: having two parts or purposes

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