sevenfold

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adjective sev·en·fold \-ˌfōld\

Definition of sevenfold

  1. 1 :  having seven units or members

  2. 2 :  being seven times as great or as many

sevenfold

adverb

Examples of sevenfold in a Sentence

  1. There has been a sevenfold increase in membership in the past year.

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First Known Use of sevenfold

before 12th century


SEVENFOLD Defined for English Language Learners

sevenfold

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adjective

Definition of sevenfold for English Language Learners

  • : seven times as great or as many

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