Definition of doubly
1 : in a twofold manner
2 : to twice the degree <doubly glad> <doubly frustrating>
Examples of doubly in a sentence
Her grades and musical talent make her parents doubly proud of her.
<we were doubly certain of her guilt after we read the article in the newspaper>
First Known Use of doubly
DOUBLY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of doubly for English Language Learners
: much more than usual or previously : to a much higher degree than usual
: in two ways : for two reasons
DOUBLY Defined for Kids
Definition of doubly for Students
: to two times the amount or degree <doubly glad>
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