She made multiple copies of the report.
a person of multiple achievements
He suffered multiple injuries in the accident. Noun
35 is a multiple of 7.
12 is a multiple of 6.
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After that arrest, investigators obtained multiple search warrants for Heal's apartment and found a 9 mm pistol with a green laser light attached and ammunition consistent with evidence from the shooting.—Tom Sissom, arkansasonline.com, 19 Nov. 2023 Disposable vapes have been the cause of multiple fires in recycling plants in recent months.—WIRED, 19 Nov. 2023 Talks over freeing those captives -- who represent multiple nationalities, with Americans among them -- have progressed with the involvement of intermediaries like the government of Qatar.—Tal Axelrod, ABC News, 19 Nov. 2023 Many native Londoners, meanwhile, step outside of town to take advantage of the multiple bank holiday weekends marking the month.—Brad Japhe, Travel + Leisure, 18 Nov. 2023 The chief executive of Uwajimaya, a chain of Asian grocery stores, said many of her employees commute an hour by public bus, have multiple roommates or rent a couch rather than a whole room, because housing costs in the area are so high.—Rachel Siegel, Washington Post, 18 Nov. 2023 The Waldorf Astoria property will include a beach club, treehouse-like spa rooms, a holistic wellness center, lap and thermal pools and multiple restaurants.—Kathryn Romeyn, The Hollywood Reporter, 18 Nov. 2023 Two suspects who are linked to multiple armed robberies around the Chicago area were taken into custody by police.—Adam Sabes, Fox News, 8 Nov. 2023 But many here have fled airstrikes multiple times and say that going back is a death sentence.—Yan Naing, Washington Post, 7 Nov. 2023
Go ahead, buy multiples of these crowd-pleasers and cross off besties, sisters, and coworkers all at once.—Shanna Shipin, Allure, 16 Nov. 2023 Consider purchasing multiple to make a big impact on your tree.—Addie Morton, Better Homes & Gardens, 3 Nov. 2023 These last three are essentially multiples of the hourly rate an advisor expects to spend working on your finances.—Bernice Napach, wsj.com, 24 Oct. 2023 Those at high risk of preeclampsia may have a history of the disorder, pregnancy with multiples, chronic hypertension, or diabetes.—Nicole Harris, Parents, 28 Sep. 2023 The blue-chip brigade Marian Goodman has been in the art business since 1965, first as a publisher of art multiples, then as a gallery owner (since 1977), eventually with spaces in New York, London and Paris.—Christopher Knight, Los Angeles Times, 23 Sep. 2023 The film is one of multiple across Hollywood expected to shift dates amid the ongoing SAG-AFTRA strike, which has shut down production, though insiders say this move is not strike related.—Aaron Couch, The Hollywood Reporter, 27 Oct. 2023 The man stabbed the dog multiple times, according to Sharki, but the dog was wearing a protective vest and was only wounded once.—Caleb Lunetta, San Diego Union-Tribune, 27 Oct. 2023 The fan/heater can be programmed to turn off after a specific amount of time, and its convenience is making shoppers buy multiples for every room.—Lauren Fischer, Peoplemag, 25 Oct. 2023 See More
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Adjective and Noun
French, from Latin multiplex, from multi- + -plex -fold — more at -fold