sixfold

adjective six·fold \ ˈsiks-ˌfōld , -ˈfōld \
Updated on: 31 Mar 2018

Definition of sixfold

1 : having six units or members
2 : being six times as great or as many

sixfold

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First Known Use of sixfold

before 12th century

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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Definition of sixfold for English Language Learners

  • : six times as great or as many



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